Do Water Pitcher Filters Actually Work?

Water: the liquid of life. People tend to take clean water for granted. Contaminants such as lead, chlorine and more can be infused in the water from your tap. So what do you do to get rid of the contaminants? Do water filters actually work? Yes, but not all water filters are created equal. Water […]

Hard Water: The Most Common Minerals Found in San Antonio Water

Hard water is caused by minerals that dissolve in water. We know all about hard water in San Antonio and the Hill Country. When hard water dries up and minerals are left behind, spots appear on washed dishes and on shower windows and walls. Hard water can shorten the life of appliances and clog pipes. […]

How Much Salt Does a Water Softener Use?

Soft water is a total game-changer. However, once you decide to invest in a water softener for your home, you might find yourself asking new questions. How much salt will my system use? Is that a lot or a little? One factor that will impact your softener salt usage is the type of system you […]

Is Tap Water Really That Bad For My Hair and Skin?

One of our daily routines is cleansing our body, hair and skin. There’s no way to get around it. But using tap water can be a leading factor into why your hair and skin is dry and harsh. Here are some points on why you should consider thinking about investing in a water softener that […]

Soft Water vs Hard Water

You might already know the significance of water for human health – but do you know the difference between hard water and soft water? Hard water appears in more than 85% of homes in the United States and can be resolved with the installation of a water softener. While hard water won’t necessarily cause detrimental […]

Soft Water For Curly Hair

When it comes to hair care, you think you know everything until you experience straw-like, dull and lifeless strands. Soft water might be the best solution to resolve your now frizzy, naturally curly hair. A water softener can be installed in your home within a matter of days, but why is this the best solution? […]

Does Boiling Water Really Purify It?

Water is sourced from all different locations: faucet, bottle, stream, pond, cloud. It’s a renewable resource and vital to human survival. We use it to bathe, cleanse and nourish, among other things. Ironically, if the water used to survive is impure, the result is the exact opposite of human survival. Drinking water that has not […]

Bottled Water vs Tap Water

Since the beginning of time, there have been rivals. Cane vs Able, Coca Cola vs Pepsi, and, especially here in Texas, BBQ sauce vs no BBQ sauce. The rival between tap and bottled water is no exception. So we’ve provided some differences of bottled water vs tap water. Bottled water is what a majority of […]

What’s the Best Salt for my Water Softener?

Want to make the investment in a new water softener for your home? Good decision! Making the switch to soft water will lengthen the life of home appliances and enhance your quality of life. Soft water enhances the taste of home-cooked food and is better for your hair and skin when bathing. While shifting to […]

How to Remove Hard Water Stains in Your Toilet

Hard water stains are a build-up of calcium and residue of other minerals that leave dark marks on toilets, sinks and bathtubs. Although there are many bathroom cleaners to choose from, your kitchen might have just what you need to get rid of hard water stains. With a little bit of time and scrubbing, your […]