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How Does a Whole House Water Softener Work?

Hard water occurs in 85% of the United States and causes problems for all affected families. Hard water has high concentrations of calcium and magnesium, which cause scale to build up and clog pipes so that water pressure is reduced. It shortens the useful life …

Does Hard Water Cause Kidney Stones?

A question that many clients ask us is: “Does hard water cause kidney stones?”  Kidney stones have been described by patients as more painful than giving birth! Surprisingly, hard water …

Do I Have Hard Water?

“Hard water” refers to water containing certain dissolved minerals. Here in the East Tennessee area we commonly have hard water. Whether your water comes from surface reservoirs (Tennessee river) or …