Signs That You Have a Hard Water Problem

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Hard water is one of the more serious problems that a home’s plumbing system can face. Prolonged exposure to hard water creates lime scale, a mineral deposit that can clog up pipes and require their replacement. Since you probably aren’t examining the inside of your pipes on a regular basis, you’re going to have to keep an eye out for more obvious symptoms if you want to catch lime scale before it’s too late. Let’s examine some of the signs that you have a hard water problem, and that you need a water softener. (more…)