Is It Safe to Drink from a Garden Hose?

By Daniel Klein

It’s one of those perfect summer days. The sun is shining bright and high overhead. A few small puffy clouds float by while a few birds chirp from the trees, watching the children below play hide-and-seek in the neighborhood.  One of the kids runs past a garden hose and thinks of how refreshing a quick…

Florida’s Water Issues: 5 Threats You Should Know

By Daniel Klein

Oceans might surround the Sunshine State, but thanks to multiple water issues, we’re running low on safe drinking water. Florida’s divine beaches and captivating wildlife can feel like heaven on Earth, but Floridians are in desperate need of a reality check. It’s easy to take water for granted when it appears at the simple turn…

Recycled Water: Turning Wastewater into Drinking Water

By Daniel Klein

Drinkable water is becoming more and more unsafe for consumption. Approximately 2 billion people in the world live in countries with high water scarcity. The causes of this strain are many: population growth, pollution, and climate change. As the world’s freshwater resources dwindle, scientists are looking for alternative ways to provide the world with clean…

What Are Trihalomethanes in Drinking Water (and How to Remove Them)

By Daniel Klein

The list of contaminants that live in our water is ever-growing. We seem to learn about a new chemical, toxin, pollutant, or contaminant every day. Because our water’s safety is a top priority for many Americans, we turn to water filtration systems to protect us and provide us with clean, great-tasting water that’s contaminant-free and…

Why You Should Filter Your Water

By Daniel Klein

Have you noticed that everyone is telling you that you should filter your water, but they aren’t talking about why you should filter your water? It can be frustrating not knowing why there is such an insistence on investing in water filtration. In your eyes, your tap water tastes just fine, and you don’t see…

6 Ways Tap Water Can Be Bad for Your Health

By Daniel Klein

Most homeowners rely on tap water to do everything, from washing dishes and cooking food to soaking in the tub and drinking. Yet, something many of us ever considers the ways that tap water can be bad for your health. It is estimated that tens of millions of Americans are exposed to unsafe drinking water…