Is Water Filtration Important for Your Hot Tub?

By Daniel Klein

With cooler air descending upon us, ‘tis the season for warm blankets, fireplaces, après ski, and hot tubs. And if you own your own hot tub, ‘tis also the season to ensure that your water is clean and the filtration system is in working order. The last thing you want is to open your hot…

Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing a Well Water Filtration System

By Daniel Klein

Many Americans dream of escaping the hustle and bustle of city life for a quieter, more rural existence. But when such dreams come true, there’s always the need for a reality check, especially where utilities are involved. In the city, water arrives through household taps already filtered through a municipal water filtration system, so residents…

Where Does Our Drinking Water Come From?

By Daniel Klein

When freshwater is available with just the turn of a faucet, it’s easy to take our water for granted. But do you ever stop to think about the source of the water that you use every day to drink, cook, bathe, and brush your teeth? While 97% of the world’s water is undrinkable, the other…

Fruit-Infused Water Recipes to Try This Summer

By Daniel Klein

Summer is finally here! That means cookouts on the weekend, soaking up some sun by the pool, and day trips to your nearest lake or beach. But with all that sunshine comes sweltering heat, and it’s vital to stay hydrated. Of course, the best option for hydration is clean, cool water — preferably some that’s…

8 Common Contaminants Found in Well Water

By Daniel Klein

Having a private well can be great, but many owners face a unique set of challenges regarding their water quality. Unlike some of their neighbors, who rely on municipally treated water, private well owners are responsible for making sure their water is free of toxins. Every year, their wells must be inspected for mechanical issues…