Friday, October 30, 2015
Determining the Type of Water Softener Your Plumber Should Install
Have you ever been told that your home has "hard water"? If so, you're not alone, as a large number of homes throughout Canada use hard water. Hard water is water that has excess of dissolved minerals, including calcium and magnesium carbonate, among others. While hard water does not harm your health, it will eventually wreak havoc on your home's piping and plumbing fixtures due to mineral buildup. At the same time, plumbing fixtures and appliances run less efficiently when they use hard water.