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Watch Out for Undetected Water Leaks

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 21, 2014

Sometimes it’s impossible to ignore the fact that you have a water leak in your home’s plumbing system. A torrent gushing from a burst pipe is an obvious sign. But other...


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Fresh Facts About Water

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 19, 2014

This basic fact is well known: water is an essential component of human health. But why do we need it, how much is enough, and how can we ensure we’re getting the right amount?...


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7 FAQs about Whole House Water Filtration Systems

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 19, 2014

Do you know what’s in the water in your home? Depending on where you live, that clear liquid may well contain all kinds of nasties which are dangerous for humans to drink or even...


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The Crisis in Clean Drinking Water

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 14, 2014

According to the World Health Organization, the shortage of sanitary drinking water is one of the leading causes of disease and death in the world today. Children are especially hard...


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Best Reusable Beverage Bottles

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 07, 2014

With approximately 38 billion single-use water bottles added to our landfills annually, it’s no wonder that many towns and universities are moving to ban their sale. Whatever...