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…)

Say Goodbye to Hard Water

Monday, August 31st, 2015

There are plenty of issues that can negatively affect your plumbing system, from corrosion to clogs to leaks. As a plumbing contractor in this area, we’ve seen it all.

But one negative factor that you may not be thinking could do much harm is in your water supply itself. That’s right. The hardness of water refers to its mineral content, chiefly calcium and magnesium. This is not typically a health issue, though hard water can be harsh on skin, hair, and scalp. Fortunately, you don’t have to just “put up with it.” We offer a range of water softeners that can eliminate this issue for your household. Let’s talk more about hard water first. (more…)