How to Prevent PFAS Contamination at Home

When you’re running the water for your morning shower, do you ever stop to think about the safety of what is coming out? Most people don’t give it a second thought. However, there’s a growing number of people worried about PFAS contamination in the environment. Therefore, you might want to start paying attention to what […]

True or False: Does Fracking Pollute Water?

The science concerning the question, “Does fracking pollute water?” is very controversial. While environmentally friendly sources deem this to be true beyond a doubt, some studies purport that fracking is not only necessary but a safe process with no long-term effects on the planet or water sources. However, many citizens and experts continue to tout […]

What Should You Look For In Water Test Results?

Every homeowner should consider regular testing of the household water supply. Those on a city water supply benefit from pre-treated water. They also have access to an annual water test. But, the EPA standards are decades out of date and no city can afford to remove all contaminants. To get the most out of your water […]

My At-Home Water Smells Like Chlorine in Texas…What Gives? 

There’s nothing more refreshing than a shower or as relaxing as a warm bath. But, what happens when your water smells like chlorine? Suddenly, your shower isn’t as refreshing and your bathtime feels more like pool time. How does this happen? Believe it or not, chlorine is used as a disinfectant with our water treatment […]

How to Boil Water to Ensure It’s Safe to Drink

Clean drinking water is a vital part of life that many of us take for granted until we are put into a situation where we cannot obtain safe water. Clean water is more essential to our bodies than food. Humans can survive with little food for weeks, but we cannot go without clean water for […]

Is Fracking Bad for the Environment? Know the Cause and Effect

Fracking has been an everyday economic activity in the United States for decades now. However, there have been serious discussions between proponents and opponents of the technique. This is especially in its impact on the environment. This leads to the question, is fracking bad for the environment? To understand whether or not fracking is bad […]

What Happens During a Boil Water Advisory?

One of the most basic needs that we can provide for our families is clean drinking water. Modern infrastructure usually makes that pretty easy, but nothing is infallible. When the government or water company issues a boil water advisory, you must take it seriously. One way you can do that is by learning more about […]