What People Drink
The human body is made up of 70% water. Just as the body is made up if what it ingests, what you drink is no different. From drinking to bathing, water has a role in our body’s overall health, and so are the elements that may be in the water.
Is Bottled Water Better Than Tap Water?
Federal guidelines for bottled water are essentially the same as they are for basic tap water. Bottled water companies have even less strict regulations as some largely populated areas. So drinking bottled water is not necessarily better or safer than using tap water because it is required to be as good as tap water.
Benefits To A Water Purification System
The installation of a whole house water filtration system provides a higher quality of drinking water as compared to bottled water. A home water filtration system will remove unwanted chemicals and odors from your tap water. Considering the price of bottled water, you also will be saving money by drinking from the tap, and you won’t have to deal with recycling the plastic bottles. With a water filtration system for your home, you can extend the life of appliances like your dishwater by reducing the calcium level that builds up and clogs your machine. Call Orange Coast Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning today for your water purification needs.
Hard Water Stains
The white stains you find on your glassware and plumbing fixtures is caused by hard water. Hard water contains dissolved minerals in it, especially calcium and magnesium. Generally, hard water is not harmful to the body, but mineral deposits contribute to clogging pipes, appliances and can be a detriment to the heating process of boilers. Our technicians can test the mineral level of your water filtration system and offer solutions such as using a safe water solvent to counteract the effects of hard water.