The Waterboy Blog

The water you use in your home or business commonly contains a range of minerals. The types and amounts of these minerals (measured in parts per million, or ppm) determine the “hardness” of your water supply. When measuring the hardness of a water supply, calcium carbonate...

Kitchen: Upgrade your dishwasher; the average dishwasher uses 9.3 gallons a load, but that high-efficiency models use only 5 to 7 gallons a load. Run your dishwasher only when full. Pre-rinse dishwasher loads in a bowl instead of under a tap; this will save you...

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...

Water loses action and reaction when it is excessively cold or hot, and these extremes can actually harm your body. When you drink excessively hot or cold water and it enters your digestive system, the digestion process is delayed until the right temperature is attained. For...

Use low-flow faucets. Equip restroom or break-room faucets or showers with low-flow restrictors. A low-flow faucet aerator emits less than 1.5 gallons of water per minute compared with 2.2 gallons for standard faucets. Older toilets use nearly 5 gallons of water per flush, while newer...

Staying Hydrated is Important to Your Health Proper hydration is always important, but during exercise, it’s essential for maximal energy and endurance. If water lost through sweating is not replaced, fatigue can develop, and energy levels will decrease. In addition to improving athletic or exercise performance,...

Finding out you have cancer is down right terrifying, you may experience a lot of different emotions.  Usually when these type of life changing situations arise we tend to make life altering changes.  Usually the first things people eliminate is the junk food, smoking, drinking...

In Southern California, our homes are as unique as us. Some of us love living in cozy beach bungalows, while others need a few more rooms (and bathrooms) for our kids. Others are living the California dream, complete with huge, beautiful house with all the...

How To Stay Healthy And Hydrated This Summer Summer is officially here in Southern California, and like always, it’s bringing the heat. If you’re outside for more than a few minutes, you probably notice yourself needing to hydrate. Unfortunately, the defining attributes of summertime—hot temperatures, humidity...