Design Comfort Blog: Posts Tagged ‘water treatment’

Upgrade Your Drinking Water with Reverse Osmosis!

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

shot of a boy drinking a glass of waterThere are a number of Salt Lake City, UT water treatment systems on the market today that help homeowners achieve cleaner, fresher, and healthier water in their living spaces. Filtration systems help remove larger pollutants, while water softeners can be used to combat the problems with hard water.

Another water treatment product that’s been growing in popularity in recent years is the reverse osmosis system. This system creates two different areas of pressure inside your plumbing in order to force the incoming water through a semi-permeable membrane. The membrane removes much smaller particles than a standard filtration system is able to, making reverse osmosis filters one of the most powerful ways to treat your water.

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How Does a Water Softener Work?

Monday, March 21st, 2016

At one time or another, most homeowners have come across hard water. That is, water that contains more minerals—such as calcium and magnesium—than ordinary water. Calcium and magnesium prevent other positively charged ions from dissolving easily, leading to a buildup of these materials in your plumbing system. Soon you’ll discover deposits of soap, iron and lime in your showers, sinks and faucets. There are various ways to combat hard water, such as using a water softener.

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Why Schedule Professional Water Testing?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

If you think that the water coming from the taps in your home is inherently of a high quality, you may want to rethink your stance. While homeowners with water coming from a municipal supply are certainly at less risk of exposure to dangerous contaminants in their water than those with private water supplies, there are plenty of instances in which any homeowner may be wise to schedule professional water testing in Salt Lake City, UT. You should never ignore any signs of problems with your water, even if it does come from a reservoir overseen by a governmental body. Below are some tips regarding when to schedule professional water testing. When you decide to do so, make sure that it is Design Comfort that you call.

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Do I Need to Have My Water Tested?

Monday, April 27th, 2015

Access to clean, potable water is something that we here at Design Comfort believe to be a right, not a privilege. If you have any concerns at all regarding the quality of the water that is piped into your home, then we suggest that you schedule professional water testing services in Salt Lake City, UT immediately. There is no reason to ignore any issues with your water, such as a foul taste or any strange odors that it may give off. A number of different problems may lead to the contamination of one’s water, especially if you use a private water source, such as a well on your property. To schedule thorough water testing throughout the area, just give a member of our team a call today.

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