Which Shower Head Water Filter Is Best?

With any “which is the best” product question comes the same begging from me. What is your source water? Describe the problems that you want to address. How many gallons of water pass through your shower head per day? There are four main filtration media used in the various commercially available shower water filters. All the media are safe, sound, universally known and accepted media, however what makes sense for…

Unscrupulous or Not?

I had a company come out yesterday to give my air conditioning units a check-up for the coming summer. Within 5 minutes the service guy told me that he noticed I did not have leak detector/shutoff valves on my 3 hot water tanks. As luck would have it he happened to have 3 units on his truck that he could install for $199.00 each, on special. Later he offered to…

Do you need Home Water Filtration?

Motivated by a heartfelt parent writing to me with concern for her child’s health risk due to contaminated water I decided to write this article. The reality of modern life is that our water will continue to face increased threats of contamination. Before we panic, however, let’s take a look at the science and commons sense that assures us that we still have a lot of control and protection against contamination.…