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How to Drain a Water Heater

Friday, April 15 2016 3:48 PM
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Your water heater is like anything else your home – it needs maintenance from time to time. Rather than ignoring it until there is a problem, you can be proactive to ensure you get the most life possible from your water heater by draining the tank once a year to get rid of any built-up sediment and minerals that may hinde… Read Article

The History of Toilet Paper

Wednesday, September 30 2015 11:46 AM
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In America, toilet paper is one of those things we tend to take for granted, unless it’s not there. But have you ever wondered what people did before it was invented, and how long it’s been in use? The answers might surprise you. Before Toilet Paper Before toilet paper, people mainly used whatever was free and rea… Read Article

Tips to Conserve Water in Your Home

Thursday, September 10 2015 11:52 AM
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Finding ways to cut down our water usage has been a hot topic of late, but how exactly do we do it? Reducing water usage will become more and more important in years to come, so here are some easy ways you can start today. Shower or Bath? If you’re looking to conserve water, a short shower is the best way to go. A bath … Read Article

About water softening equipment

Friday, July 10 2015 1:54 PM
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Water softeners are appliances connected to your home’s water supply that remove the minerals like calcium and magnesium that cause water hardness. Water softening equipment can be easily removed, so you can take it with you if you move. The most common method for producing soft water is through ion exchange, a process i… Read Article

Problems and Solutions for Hard Water Buildup

Wednesday, June 24 2015 2:17 PM
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What is Hard Water?Water is considered hard if it has a high concentration of dissolved minerals like magnesium and calcium. These elements can be picked up by groundwater as it passes in and around soil and rocks. Water hardness is measured in grains per gallon (GPG), parts per million (ppm) or milligrams per liter (mg/L). The… Read Article

3 Ways to Deodorize a Stinky Garbage Disposal

Tuesday, February 24 2015 8:54 AM
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If you’ve noticed a funky smell lingering in your kitchen even after taking out the trash and cleaning the fridge, it could be your garbage disposal. Bits of food can get stuck to the grinder blades, leading to bacteria growth and a stinky sink. Here are 3 natural ways to clean and deodorize a smelly garbage disposal, us… Read Article