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Soft Water vs. Hard Water

Soft Water vs Hard Water – What’s the Difference?

Are you wondering about soft water vs hard water? It’s all about chemicals really. What is Hard Water? Hard water is high in dissolved minerals, specifically calcium and magnesium. It causes soap to produce very little lather. It has an effect on the cleaning ability of soap and detergents. Hard water has an adverse effect […]

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How to Soften Water

How to Soften Hard Water

Many people ask us how to soften hard water, but what they’re really trying to get at is a solution for their hard water problems. Technically, there is only one way to actually “soften” water, but several ways to deal with minerals in water and the resulting problems. “Softening” water implies that the minerals–mainly calcium and magnesuim–have […]

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Hard water scale buildup in shower

What is Hard Water?

What is hard water? You deal with hard water every day … Hard water is any water that contains a high amount of dissolved minerals. You may recognize hard water as water that leaves stubborn stains on your windows and dishes. This is known as “scale,” the buildup of minerals on the surfaces of your […]

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