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Combating Hard Water Stains & Sediment Buildup In The Country

Don't Let Hard Water Ruin Country LivingAhh, life in the country.  Virtually no nosy neighbors, very little traffic and something money can’t buy: peace and quiet.  But moving from the city to the country is a trade-off that brings with it some uniquely annoying issues specific to country living.  One of the biggest issues? Hard water stains and sediment buildup, courtesy of shifting your water supply from municipal sources to your own private well.

Well water comes straight from the earth, no added fluoride, no chlorine, just nature’s clear miracle…and some natural minerals, sediments and contaminants – ranging from calcium and magnesium to dirt and limescale.  These contaminants can leave behind stubborn hard water stains at best and sediment buildup that can damage your pipes and appliances at worst. Read More

5 Days Left: Shower Filters Are Great For Holiday Gifts & For Holiday Guests

Culligan Hand-Held Filtered Shower Head At FridgeFiltersOver the last year, shower filters have experienced a surge in popularity.  This surge may seem unusual to some as the family shower is typically not where most of us get our drinking water.

While shower water typically isn’t consumed for hydration, between once or twice a day, this stream completely surrounds our bodies.  The contaminants and impurities you filter out of the other water sources throughout your home – whether chlorine in the city or sediment in the country – will be just as present in your shower tap without a good filter.

In the shower, common water contaminants and impurities pose a whole host of different issues, including dry skin and damaged hair.  Read More