The Waterboy Blog

Water Filters vs. Water Softeners “Water treatment” refers to any modification made to raw water (water from an original source, such as a lake or river). Although they both fall under the term “water treatment, water filters are mainly used to provide clean, contaminant-free water for...

California Is Officially Drought-Free California is drought-free for the first time in seven years after a winter of heavy rain and snow, scientists announced Thursday. According to the National Drought Mitigation Center and the U.S. Drought Monitor, at least part of the state experienced a drought for 376 straight weeks. On...

So, you’ve decided to invest in a whole house water filtration system so that you and your family can enjoy clean, fresh, and tasty water. We might be just a touch bias, but we think you made a good call. When you start looking at...

We’re so used to hearing adjectives like “clear,” “pure,” and “clean” applied to water that it’s natural to assume that water won’t smell when we fill up a glass from the faucet. However, that isn’t always the case, especially if the water in your home...

Are You Getting Enough Water Each Day? Drinking great tasting water makes you want to drink more water and Superior Water whole home or office water filtration systems brings you great tasting water. "We know that we need it, but for one reason or another, we often...

How to Filter Well Water in Your Home If the water you use at home comes from a well, you will likely have to filter it. This is because well water can include quite a few contaminants that you and your family should not be exposed...

Why Water SOFTENERS aren't Good for Southern Californians There are so many reasons why people love living in Southern California. We have gorgeous weather year-round, beaches, mountains, and plenty of vibrant cities, including Los Angeles and San Diego. Unfortunately, we also have very hard water, which...

CHLORINE ABSORPTION FROM SHOWER WATER Those relaxing, hot showers you love to take may be hazardous to your health!  Studies on the health hazards of chlorine added to our public water supplies have been conducted for decades and many of them have caused scientists to conclude...

CHOOSING THE CORRECT SIZE WATER FILTER TO FIT YOUR NEEDS Are you considering having a home water filtration system installed?  If you are interested in installing a water filtration system for your home, you’ll need to choose a system that can handle your unique water needs....

CALCIUM & MAGNESIUM IN YOUR WATER The minerals found in river water (a big source for drinking water) are the same as those found in the continental bedrock through which they flow. Much of this bedrock is formed from the fossils of ancient sea creatures; these...