If you have step foot into any office before then you are probably familiar with the phrase “the buzz around the water cooler” or “water cooler talk,” which is a casual way of referring to office gossip. It’s been in the movies, cartoons and skits over the decades that the water cooler has been a place for gossip or side office conversations. Some of the conversation was or is casual, something as simple as “Hi” or “How was your evening?” Other conversations were longer, more in-depth, exclusive and “hear-say” about local news, politics, co-workers or about the talk-of-the-town.
Pharmaceuticals, treated sewage, disinfectants, agricultural runoff and industrial waste, and other chemicals. Municipal water systems compound these issues by treating water with chlorine and similar chemicals, which can break down into halo actic aids and trihalomethanes. If you are using well water, fertilizers, pesticides, and bacteria, as well as calcium and magnesium (the precursors of hard water) can leech into system.
The human body is 80 percent water. You need to sustain this level of water in your body by drinking at least eight glasses of water daily. Since hydration is a key element to human survival, it’s important to choose wisely and be careful when selecting the type of water that you drink. Typically, tap water is full of health-threatening contaminants that can cause severe problems to your body. There are two types of water that you can hydrate with: filtered water and bottled water. This article examines the pros and cons of filtered water and bottled water to help you understand why you need to purchase the best whole home water filter today. Read More
Having a well on your property can be a great way to improve the value of your home and provide the family with a steady supply of ground-filtered water. It can also help reduce your utility bills and it can be a real life-saver during unexpected situations like the city water becoming contaminated. Read More
Charlotte, like many cities across the South, is becoming a destination for singles and growing families alike. This has increased the strain on natural resources and risked the integrity of Charlotte water quality. Currently, the greater Charlotte area uses just under 190 million gallons of water per day. If that number surprises you, hold on. By 2065, water usage is predicted to increase to almost 420 million gallons a day. Where will most of this water come from? The Catawba-Wateree River system. Read More
Water is one of the most important utilities in your home but often the most overlooked one. Clean water not only tastes delicious, it also keeps you healthy, nourishes your lawn, and rinses dirt and Read More
There are many things to consider when making an investment in water treatment equipment for you and your family. Here are a few questions to assist in choosing the best company for your water treatment needs. Read More
Start the new year off right. If you, or someone you know,would like to shed a few pounds, drinking water can help. Water is a natural appetite suppressant and it will keep your body fully hydrated during the day, replenishing any lost moisture. It can also help burn the calories you have already consumed. Read More