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5 Indications That Your Water is Hard

5 Indications That Your Water is Hard   The water that comes through your tap might not be the best water for your skin, clothes, appliances, and pipes. The vast majority of homes in the U.S. have “hard” water filled[...]

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Frequently Asked Questions about Water Softeners

Water softening is one of the surest ways of having clean water in your home.  As water comes in contact with the earth calcium and magnesium dissolve into the water making it hard.  A water softener removes these minerals from[...]

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How Soft Water Can Affect Your Body

Do you ever wonder what is in your tap water and the impact it has on you and your family? Not all water is the same, and quality can vary widely even from one city to the next. The vast[...]

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How Hard Water is Making Your Life Harder

While hard water may not be a serious threat to your health, it can certainly have significant effects on other areas of your life, making household tasks more difficult and causing long-term damage to your clothing, skin, hair and appliances.[...]

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Banana Filters

Having a recycle-first mindset can open a person to a world of new possibilities regarding the use of everyday items they would otherwise throw away. One of the most surprising items that’s proven to have a multitude of different uses[...]

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How Soft Water and Hard Water Behave Differently

Some people think that all water is the same regardless of where it comes from. The truth is that water quality varies widely throughout the country. Some water may be deemed ‘hard’ or ‘soft,’ and that can have a significant[...]

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The Numbers on The Limit of Drinking Water

The amount of water on planet Earth is literally the greatest concentration of H2O in the known solar system. Nevertheless, from the hundreds of millions of gallons of water out there, how much can humans really use? A Lot of[...]

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How Bad is Hard Water for Your Laundry?

Many people know about the benefits that soft water has on your hair and skin, along with preventing scale buildup around the shower, sinks, and tubs in your bathroom. But there is one other advantage you get by filtering your[...]

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Kinetico’s Hard Water Vs. Soft Water Science Project Idea

Have you ever wondered about the science behind a water softener? At Kinetico of Utah we are education advocates and love to have fun while learning! Here is a great way for you and your family to get an inside[...]

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