Homeowners should know the risks of uranium in drinking water. Uranium is a radioactive heavy metal with no smell or taste, making it difficult to detect without testing. Well-owners, in particular, are responsible for their drinking water and must be extra vigilant. Those using municipal water … [Read more...]
The Many Uses of Distilled Water
You might be surprised to know that distilled water has many uses. Many people know distilled water is beneficial for irons, but did you know that it is also the best drinking water available? Distilled water can be used for everything from drinking to watering plants to hydroponic farming and food … [Read more...]
Are Water Distillers Worth the Money?
Many people wonder if water distillers are worth the money, so we thought we would break down the pros and cons of owning a water distiller versus other options from tap water to pitcher filters, bottled water, and reverse osmosis systems. By the end of this article, we think you will agree that … [Read more...]
What Size of Water Distiller Do You Need?
You know that you and your family deserve fresh, vapor-distilled water. After all, the quantity and quality of water that we drink can deeply improve our health and well-being. If you're unsure what size of water distiller to get, our handy guide can help. Selecting the Right Size of … [Read more...]
Potential Threat to Drinking Water Supply!
This weekend it was reported from Kosovo, which lies between Serbia and Albania, that the authorities cut off the water supply in the capital Pristina after five people were arrested on terrorism charges. They were “acting suspiciously” near the reservoir which supplies water to half of … [Read more...]
The Economics of Water Shortage
When there are water shortages, conservation means seeing lawns dry out and plants die. But there’s another side this problem as many residents of California are discovering. There are fixed costs in operating a water treatment plant. In normal times this cost is offset by revenues from consumer … [Read more...]
When I was a young boy I was a member of the Boy Scouts. This is a wonderful organization which taught young boys so many basic skills. The Boy Scouts had a motto: “Be Prepared”. These two words have so much meaning across life when you think about it. Apply these to your life and instill … [Read more...]
Water Quality in a Drought
The Great California Drought: It’s been all over the news lately that California is getting into more and more trouble with the continuing drought and dwindling water supply. Not enough people are conserving it, crops need it and enforcing conservation is extremely difficult. While everyone is … [Read more...]
Electrolytes in my Water
What is an Electrolyte? Every so often we come across people who claim the main reason for not wanting to drink distilled water is they have heard that distilled water does not have any electrolytes in it. This is really pretty much the same objection that people are giving when they say that … [Read more...]
Water Pollution in China Escalates
More and More information is coming out about China’s horrible air pollution. Even getting to work is posing a health hazard because of the thick smog in many urban areas. What has not been getting the attention it deserves is the pollution in China’s water. Water pollution is becoming a major … [Read more...]
Fluoride – The Aging Factor
Fluoride is very much in the news again as more and more of the dangers of fluoride come to light. In this article we will discuss the top dangers of fluoride. From a historical perspective, I find it very interesting to note that the very first customer for a Pure Water distiller was a lady … [Read more...]
Is There Arsenic in Your Tap or Well Water?
Arsenic in Well Water and Tap Water It is well established that high levels of arsenic in drinking water can lead to severe health problems long-term. Well owners must be extra vigilant as arsenic has no color, taste, or odor. Well water quality can vary from location to location, so it is essential … [Read more...]