Hard Water Could Be Hurting Your Skin

Do you sometimes feel that no matter what you do for your skin—cleanse regularly, exfoliate, moisturize, etc.—it simply doesn’t look its best? This could be for a reason that might have never occurred to you before: hard water. It turns out that over 85% of American households have hard water in their homes. Hard water… Read more »

What Is That Strange Taste In My Water?

Whenever you drink water that has a strange taste, it’s usually because there’s something in the water that shouldn’t be there. One of the most common taste-related complaints that homeowners have about their water is that it gives off a metallic flavor. If this is a problem in your home, you may wonder where that… Read more »

The PFOS / PFOA Water Contamination Crisis

The existence of Perfluorinated Chemicals and Perfluorooctanoic Acid in drinking water has increased at an alarming rate. While the origin of water contamination varies, it has turned into a critical issue that can’t be overlooked anymore. What are PFOS / PFOAs? Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic (PFOS) acid are part of a group of chemicals commonly… Read more »

The History of a Chlorinated Water Supply and Should You Be Drinking It?

Every day, millions of people drink chlorinated tap water. When chlorine was first introduced to the water supply, it rapidly reduced the spread of disease and other water-borne ailments. Chlorine made it easier for cities and towns to purify drinking water and to keep their residents safe. Now, however, it seems like these advancements have… Read more »

Protect Your Water From Odorless & Tasteless Contaminants

The next time you sip from a glass of water, take a moment to think about what you’re drinking, really drinking. You may not smell, see, or taste anything unusual but it doesn’t mean the water from your tap (well water) is a hundred percent pure. It’s important to know what goes in and on your body, and well… Read more »

Why You Should Filter All of Your Water (Not Just For Drinking)

It’s no secret we are proponents of water filters. We are dedicated not only to providing clean, safe drinking water to homes and offices in the Outer Banks and South Hampton Roads areas, but we offer you the means to enjoy filtered water any time you want it. The water softening systems we sell and… Read more »

Get Your 8 Glasses A Day

You don’t need us to tell you it’s important to stay hydrated. As Spring brings warmer weather to the Outer Banks and Hampton Roads areas, you will likely spend more time enjoying the sunshine. Outdoor activities tend to drain much of your energy, too, and it’s a challenge to get in your quota of fresh… Read more »

Drink More Water For Your New Year’s Resolution

How many of us make New Year’s resolutions we won’t keep past the first few weeks? This is not to say one shouldn’t resolve to make improvements in the coming year, because it’s possible to set a goal and stay to it. If your wish is to work toward better health in 2018, you can… Read more »

Start Your Day Right

That first sip of coffee might help you wake up in the morning, but it may be time to replace that first cup of joe with a nice, refreshing glass of water. Drinking water first thing in the morning has been linked to multiple health benefits. Coffee might help you start your day, but consuming… Read more »

The Benefits of Reverse Osmosis Water

Water offers an enormous amount of benefits such as flushing out toxins, improving weight loss, and preventing cramps to just name a few. While water is definitely a smarter and healthier decision than other alternatives like sodas and juices, it’s important to know what kind of water you’re drinking. The reverse osmosis process provides you… Read more »