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Could Dasani Be Harmful?

According to a recent study by Wellness and Equality, there are some alarming things that are being added to Coca-Cola branded Dasani Water. Turns out there are more ingredients than just water that is found inside of Dasani. On top of water you have 3 main ingredients that are "added for taste". They are: magnesium sulfate, potassium chloride, and salt. Magnesium sulfate is a teratogen, which is an agent or factor that causes malformation of the embryo. This has officially [...]

Has Water Gotten Better Over Time?

The quick answer to this question would be no. In fact, when you think about it, there isn't any new water on this planet. It goes around and around being cycled through the ecosystem straight back to the faucet of your kitchen sink. Straight back through the shower head in your bathroom. Straight back to to being absorbed into your body on a daily basis. This water that we are around is the same as the water from thousands [...]

Could your water bottle be making you ill?

According to a recent study, the average refilled plastic water contains over 300,000 colony forming units of bacteria per square centimeter, more than an average home toilet seat. When water collects on the spout of the bottle, it becomes the breeding ground for bacteria. Try the sniff test, if the rim smells bad, that will be caused by gases leaching out from multiplying germs. Even rinsing your bottle out makes things worse. Microbes are stuck to the surface, so fresh [...]

Free Drinking Water Test for San Diego Homes

WATER TESTS ENSURE SAFE DRINKING WATER Well known for its awesome location, San Diego is a wonderful city situated in Southern California just north of the border from Tijuana, Mexico. The eighth largest city in the US, San Diego itself has over 1.3 million residents and San Diego County is home to over 3 million. San Diego is also known for attracting numerous tourists with its mesmerizing beauty and plentiful outdoor activities. Something you may not know about San Diego [...]

Best Home Water Filter in San Diego – One Water Systems

We can’t live without water! Water is necessary for survival of any species on planet. Clean drinking water is responsible for both our mental and physical health. We always here that the most important thing is to drink enough QUANTITY of water but the QUALITY of our drinking water is just as important. Because we drink water with the purpose of flushing out all the unwanted substance and contaminants from our body, it’s purity is of utmost importance. Unfortunately [...]

Choosing the Best Home Water Filter in San Diego

There are a lot of residential systems available that claim to be the best home water filter in San Diego. However, not all products are created equal. There are several factors involved such as performance, methods, and filter types. Finding the best option for your family requires research, and knowledge of what to look for. The best home water filter will have performance data testing available for your review. This performance testing should outline some very important factors. If a [...]

The cost of water

The investment into your families health has no limits, but the cost of clean water does? A typical family spends $12 a week on bottles water, or rents a cooler or filter for $30 plus a month.drinking and shower filters can cost over $50 a month! This can add up, in a year the average would be over $500 to keep your water cleaner and healthier, in most cases the availability for a drink is only at the kitchen sink or [...]

When Selecting a Home Improvement Company

Recently we were interested in the benefits and features of whole house water filtration. Research on the internet along with soliciting input from friends and colleagues confirmed that we needed to meet with professionals who sold and serviced these systems. Meeting with a number of companies that advertised in local publications was our starting point. Reading their advertisements, researching their company on the internet and preparing our questions for our meetings proved to be an educational experience. Company 1 met with us and [...]

What do I look for when selecting a company for a home improvement product?

When researching a home improvement product I rely on conducting research utilizing the internet and company websites to get information on the product(s) and/or services I am interested in along with learning more about the company. I look for detailed product descriptions with reference to use and installation guidelines, etc. In the event I am looking for a product that would need to be installed, does the company I am researching offer installation services by a qualified installer, i.e., carpenter, [...]

These 4 Things Need to Happen to End California’s Drought

The Golden State is being drenched this week by heavy rains and snow driven by a powerful El Niño. But quenching a years-long thirst takes more than a few storms. 1. Four More Months! (of Storms) The rain and snow that have fallen so far is not nearly enough. Most of the rain hitting Southern California won’t refill reservoirs. It may help fill some aquifers, but much of it will simply flow into the sea. It’s the moisture that falls as [...]