Know Your Water

Rainwater harvesting and water purification articles and Information from PerfectWater™

Info on fluoride in drinking water.

We all want to prevent cavities and have healthy teeth, and fluoride is a proven way to keep tooth enamel strong. But, can too much of it be a problem? Fluoride is a mineral found naturally in our bones and teeth. While it’s no longer considered an essential nutrient,...

TRUE benefits.

Water and Health Are Linked Here is an article from the Water Quality Association. Highlighted are some main points. Bad water is bad for you, but safe water is key to life — and good for you! Water has so many health benefits that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

“Salt-Free” Water Softeners?

We often receive inquires about these so called "salt-free" water softeners. If you are curious about "salt free" systems, this article explains why a salt-free system may, or may not, be a benefit for you. There are two types of salt free systems. Neither system is a...

What’s In Your Coffee?

Coffee and Purified Water Coffee lovers come in all shapes and sizes – from the barista who only uses locally-roasted beans to your grandmother and her Folgers crystals. When you’re making coffee at home, the water you use to brew your morning joe is easily one of the...

Water Quality Awareness – What’s In Your Water?

WATER QUALITY AWARENESS – 10 ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT U.S. TAP WATER Remember the Flint, Michigan crisis? Lead is far from the only thing that can contaminate a home’s water, and it’s important to know what your family is drinking. This article is not intended...

The Benefits of Drinking Reverse Osmosis Water

THE BENEFITS OF DRINKING REVERSE OSMOSIS WATER We’ve finally learned our lesson in America. More of us are starting to skip the soda and drink a lot more water instead. A 2016 Beverage Marketing study found water consumption in the U.S. grew 120 percent between 2000...

6 Reasons To STOP Buying Bottled Water

Here's an article giving you a better look on bottled water and the disadvantages that come with it. Bottled water has become a regular part of everyday life for many Americans. We drink more bottled water than beer or milk. Entire aisles at the grocery store are full...

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 6

HARD WATER – 8 MAJOR SIGNS YOU HAVE PROBLEMS IN YOUR HOME Part 6 is the last post in this series. You hopefully have a better idea on the differences between soft and hard water, and the obvious winner of this battle. Part 6 is here to equip you with the information...

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 5

SHOWERING IN HARD WATER – ARE YOU REALLY GETTING CLEAN? Ever wonder why your skin might feel so dry and itchy? Why your hair is frizzy and hard to work with? The following may just be the answer to your questions. For many of us, taking a shower is priceless personal...

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 4

IS HARD WATER RUINING YOUR LAUNDRY? Water is water and laundry is laundry, right? Put your clothes in the washing machine, dump in some detergent, press a few buttons and everything gets nice and clean. If only it were that simple. The truth is, the type of water you...

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 3

Myths About Water Softeners Here are some common "myths" that we come across on a very regular basis in regards to water softeners and the subject in general: Myth No. 1 – Water softeners put salt in your water. It’s easy to understand why people make this mistake....

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 2

HARD WATER – WHY YOUR APPLIANCES DON’T STAND THE TEST OF TIME There are many benefits to soft water. We've already listed just a few of them in the last post pertaining to the health of your skin. Now we are looking at the benefits in how soft water prolongs the...

Soft Water vs. Hard Water – Part 1

There can be a lot of confusion when it comes to soft water. Throughout the years, countless gimmicks and false studies have made it hard for the consumer to truly understand the benefits of soft water. Here are a few of the most common questions and concerns we get...

Lister Residence | Knoxville, TN

Sequoyah Hills, a gracious 100 year old area of forest and rolling hills fronting the Tennessee River, is one of Knoxville’s most admired neighborhoods. Sequoyah Hills remains one of those places out of another time where children can walk to school and holidays are...

Building A Home? Reasons To Consider Your Water Now.

Protection From The Start Your plumbing, fixtures and water using appliances are brand new. Protect your investment before it begins to see the deteriorating effects of hard water. Seamless Integration Installing a PerfectWater conditioning system or a Rainwater...

Water Quality Issues and Tankless Hot Water Heaters

Tankless hot water has emerged as a viable, green, method for hot water production. However, they do have operating parameters that must be observed for them to operate correctly. One important specification is water hardness. Every manufacturer will list a water...

Understanding Salt Free Water Systems

We have received several inquiries, recently, about so called "salt-free" water softeners. If you are curious about "salt free" systems, this article explains why a salt-free system may, or may not, be a benefit for you. There are two types of salt free systems....

Gulp: The Medicines In Your Drinking Water

Do you really know what is in the water you are drinking? Here is an interesting article regarding drinking water contaminants. It was originally posted on Pharmalive.com in March of 2008. Gulp: The Medicines In Your Drinking Water By: Edward Silverman Pharmalive.com...