Home Water Filters – We All Face Hard Water

Of all the questions and comments I receive, the bulk of them has to do with personal drinking water issues. Consumers are worried about how water affects their health. They want to know which water filters are best and they have an increasing distrust of their local water authority. With the seemingly endless stream of daily water horror stories being brought to our attention our growing concerns about water are…

Bottled Water Is Nothing More Than Tap Water, Right?

A frequent criticism I hear about bottled water is that bottled water is nothing more than tap water, or filtered tap water. Is this correct? Well, how about you guys answer this for yourselves? It is true, Dasani, Aquafina, Nestle Water, and many other such brands do indeed start with tap water. From the tap it generally is treated with Activated Carbon, Mechanical Filtration, Softening, Reverse Osmosis, and then kept…

“Tom, Do You Drink Bottled Water?” “Isn’t That All A Scam”

First off, bottled water is not a scam. I drink bottler water strictly for convenience. When traveling or on an outdoor excursion it makes great sense. For parties and picnics, bottled water makes perfect sense. In addition, some folks believe in drinking alkaline water or vitamin water while others like minerals of sparkling water. For people sensitive to Chlorine, bottled water also makes good sense. It is important to remember…