To Boil Or Not To Boil

All across America communities are being asked by their local water provider to boil water before drinking it. Memphis, my home had so many breaks due to the cold and snow that we experienced extreme loss of pressure and flow. I have been covered up in questions about boiling, so I decided to put this package together. I already penned a 6 part series on boiling and decided to put…

Well Water System Without A Storage Tank

I am asked this question often enough that I decided to turn it into a blog post. When pulling water from a lake, stream or well a pump must be used to transport the water to our faucets and appliances. Mandatory for the pump is to be able to deliver sufficient pressure for enjoyable household use. The first step in designing a water system from a non-pressurized source, also called…

The Perception Of Science!

Americans have the utmost respect and admiration for science. Unfortunately, most Americans don’t have enough education, training, and experience in science to know whether or not something they read or see is valid science or not. For most Americans scientists are perceived only as college professors, wealthy media personalities, and government officials. Do you know what the following famous scientists all had in common?   Galileo, Darwin, Faraday, Joule, Edison,…