Sorting Out Your Own Plumbing Issues

Four Differences Between A Magnetic Water Treatment And An Ion Exchanging Water Softener

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Two main recommended treatments for those with hard water wells include an ion exchanging water softener or, for mild cases, a magnetic treatment. Although you can technically use filtration or reverse osmosis to remove minerals from your water, “hard” water usually has a high enough mineral content to overwhelm the filter portion of these treatments very quickly, making it less cost effective for the average homeowner than ion exchange or magnetic treatments.…

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The Benefits Of Eco-Friendly Plumbing Upgrades

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If you’re a homeowner in the process of upgrading your plumbing, then you might want to consider making some environmentally friendly choices. There are many benefits of opting for eco-friendly plumbing, and here is an overview of some of these benefits:  Save on water Many households never think about how much water they use on a daily basis. Flushing the toilet and showering are two major ways in which water is used.…

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Signs Your Water Heater May Need To Be Replaced

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You jump in the shower and fire it up for some relaxation. But you are rudely interrupted when two minutes in the water is cold. Chances are your water heat needs to be replaced. Nobody likes to be the recipient of an unintended cold shower. How can you spot a potential failure before your water heater needs to be replaced? Watch for signs. Age Is a Factor The quickest way to know whether a water heater is heading towards a failure is to know its age.…

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