Boiling Water to make it safe – Part 1

Often we wear reports of towns being put on an alert to boil water to make water safe for drinking. There are a whole host of contaminant that can enter our drinking water from time-to-time and depending on where the water comes from, the individual treatment plants, and the surrounding environment and industrial development of an area, some places are more susceptible than others. Let’s take a closer look at…

Sneek Peek

One of my favorite things to do is to refurbish and revitalize old equipment that has been cast off as being useless. The enclosed picture shows me with a copper, 1856 dated Fistoorka up-flow sand filter, that I am proud to say I brought back to original specifications. Check out the crazy control panel that I built for this thing. Ok, you caught me, that things is just a prop…