How Often Should You Change Your Fridge Filter?

By Daniel Klein

These days, most newer refrigerator models have in-door water and ice dispensers. While this won’t cover every household need for clean, filtered water, they are convenient for grabbing a quick drink and staying hydrated. However, these replaceable fridge water filters need to be changed regularly to keep the water and ice tasting pure.   When…

Is a Refrigerator Water Filter Sufficient for Your Needs?

By Daniel Klein

We all love the convenience of a fridge with built-in water and ice cube dispensers. It’s easy, functional, and seems to be a safer option for drinking water. After all, such appliances come with a refrigerator water filter that purifies the H20 — so surely they can be relied on to remove all the harmful…

How to Soften Aquarium Water Safely

By Daniel Klein

Having soft water in your home is beneficial in many ways. The lack of chemicals and minerals in soft water gives you clean, pure, better-tasting water, keeps your pipes and appliances running efficiently, and gives you more luxurious locks and moisturized skin. It’s easy to see why most people prefer soft water over hard water.…

10 Reasons You Should Test Your Water

By Daniel Klein

There are many reasons to test your water, even if your city’s water plant already treats it. Most of these reasons have to do with your safety. Those of us living in the United States are lucky enough to have treated water provided to us through the technically safe tap to drink. Or is it?…

What is Solar Distillation?

By Daniel Klein

Approximately 2.2 billion people in the world don’t have access to crisp, contaminant-free water. In the U.S., we, too, are concerned with having continued access to clean water as well as what lurks in our water — so much so that we reach for bottled water and look for solutions to the water problems that…

What to Know About Owning a Home with a Well

By Daniel Klein

Becoming a homeowner is an incredible stage and accomplishment in any person’s life. However, each experience is different, even the water source. Depending on the area you’re considering, you might run into houses that use a well as their water source, and while most of the nation uses municipally sourced water, about 20 percent of…