Water is vital to life, and adequate hydration is critical to a healthy human body. Without proper hydration, our health may become compromised, and our bodies can stop functioning correctly. We rely on water not just for hydration, but also for cooking, bathing, and cleaning, as well as for an assortment of other reasons.
Water Filter Facts: How Filtered Water Can Help Improve Your Health
Posted by Phil McNamara on 11/9/2018 to Drinking Water
Product Spotlight: Frigidaire Ice Maker
Posted by Phil McNamara on 11/5/2018 to Drinking Water
From soothing sore muscles to blending in your morning smoothie, ice cubes are used for a variety of things around the home. A Frigidaire ice maker is an easy and simple way to keep your kitchen stocked with all the ice you need. Since 1916, Frigidaire has been selling unique and innovative products to homes across America. Frigidaire sold the first-ever electric refrigerator in 1918 and has been selling exciting new products ever since. The company is known for offering high-quality appliances that are time-saving and easy to use. Frigidaire is also dedicated to protecting the environment by creating products that are energy efficient. In 2011, Frigidaire was named the Energy Star Partner of the Year for their dedication to smart energy management.
Tips on How to Care for Your Under Sink Water Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 11/1/2018 to Drinking Water
Many households are installing water filters to assure they have clean drinking and cooking water. A popular filter system option for homes is the under sink water filter. It takes up space in the cabinet under the sink but is still conveniently out of the way. Like all filter systems, it will require occasional maintenance, and replacing the filter is a simple procedure.
4 Ways a Home Water Filter Can Help Improve Dry & Irritated Skin
Posted by Phil McNamara on 10/17/2018 to Drinking Water
The first step to treating any irritation of the skin—itchiness, acne, and rashes—is to identify the cause and eliminate the source. A common source of skin irritation is unfiltered water. Unfiltered water from your municipal water supply can contain many different chemicals and minerals that can dry and irritate skin. While the water provider might treat its water before it leaves the treatment plant, it can still gather impurities as it moves along many miles of piping to reach your home.
Six of the Best Water Filters for Restaurants, Cafeterias & Other Food Service Spaces
Posted by Phil McNamara on 9/18/2018 to Drinking Water
There is a growing backlash against restaurants offering bottled water to customers. This groundswell of opposition to what was once standard practice is a real indicator of changing attitudes. Increasingly, people are becoming concerned with the environmental costs of bottled water. These costs manifest not only in the plastic, which is often not recycled, but also the costs to the planet associated with their transportation and collection.
What Kind of Water Filter Is Best for My Family and Me?
Posted by Phil McNamara on 9/4/2018 to Drinking Water
Water is essential to everyone’s life. We use water to hydrate ourselves, water our gardens, wash our clothes and dishes, cook our food, and keep up with our personal hygiene. It is important to know the contents of the water we put into our bodies. Despite what you may think, not all water is pure and clean. Water often contains harmful chemicals and toxins that cities and local governments may overlook or neglect to recognize. That is why a water filter is essential for safe water consumption, not only for yourself but for your family, too. There are plenty of filters on the market today, but some are better for and meant for home consumption.
The Best Water Filters for Outdoor Kitchens
Posted by Phil McNamara on 8/30/2018 to Drinking Water
An outdoor kitchen is a popular spot for families wanting to spend more time enjoying activities outside of their home while benefiting from all the amenities of a kitchen. Some outdoor kitchens are simply a bar and grilling station, while others offer an elaborate tablescape, refrigerator, and full kitchen—all covered or protected from the weather. Many include TVs for watching the big game and comfortable seating. If you’ve invested your time and energy in an outdoor kitchen, you’ll want to take the time to consider the best type of water filter for your new space.
Brand Spotlight: GE Water Filters
Posted by Phil McNamara on 8/23/2018 to Drinking Water
GE has built a reputation among American consumers for being a reliable brand for home appliances. The subsidiary GE Water, now Suez Technologies, oversaw developing both large-scale and small-scale water purification solutions for industrial, commercial, and residential use.
The Benefits of Having a Dishwasher Water Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 8/17/2018 to Drinking Water
Water filters can help make tap water cleaner and safer to drink. However, the mineral-free water that filters produce can have other benefits as well. In particular, using filtered water to wash dishes in a dishwasher can yield some surprising results. If you don’t yet use a water filter in your dishwasher, the following benefits might make you change your mind:
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Purchasing Refrigerator Water Filters
Posted by Phil McNamara on 8/8/2018 to Drinking Water
A glass of clean, cold water can be one of the most satisfying things on a warm summer day. With most experts recommending about eight glasses of water per day for optimal hydration and health, it is vital that your water is pure, delicious, and cost-effective. One of the most cost-effective ways to get clean, cool drinking water every time is to install a refrigerator water filter from a trusted brand, but how do you know which brand or type to pick? Read on for some of the top mistakes to avoid when purchasing refrigerator water filters.
10 Reasons Why Your Home’s Water Source Needs a Sediment Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 7/16/2018 to Drinking Water
Water plays a very important role in our survival. Besides drinking and bathing, we use it for a large number of other reasons in our day-to-day lives. Yet, we all know that any old water won’t do. Aside from being wary of the harmful sediment and bacteria naturally found in water supplies, we also need to consider the pipes through which this water travels to us.
Brand Spotlight: Why We Love EveryDrop™ Water Filters
Posted by Phil McNamara on 7/13/2018 to Drinking Water
A healthy lifestyle starts from the inside out. New technologies make healthful choices easier to find and use than ever before. Chances are, if you’ve read about getting healthy, you’ve read about the importance of drinking more water.
How Often Should Humidifier Filters Be Changed?
Posted by Phil McNamara on 7/9/2018 to Drinking Water
A humidifier is an essential household appliance, particularly for the winter months when the air becomes a lot drier and less humid. Your humidifier helps by dispersing water vapor into the air to replace the lost moisture. Most humidifiers contain filters, which help to keep the moist air clear of any impurities. They remove particles and bacteria from the water before it is dispensed into the air.
Why Every Bathroom Needs a Shower Head Water Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 6/5/2018 to Drinking Water
Skin—it’s the biggest organ of the human body and, each day, we take steps to maintain and improve its health by consuming the perfect combination of vitamins, drinking enough water, and smothering it in expensive products recommended by leading magazines. However, have you ever stopped to think the water we wash our skin (and hair) with is just as important?
What Is an Inline Water Filter?
Posted by Phil McNamara on 5/29/2018 to Drinking Water
Crystal-clear cold water. Is there anything more satisfying? We are always looking for new ways to better filter our water and to deliver that perfect idea. So, have you ever considered inline water filters?
The Best Water Filters of 2018
Posted by Phil McNamara on 5/14/2018 to Drinking Water
Product Spotlight: Everpure Water Filters
Posted by Phil McNamara on 5/8/2018 to Drinking Water
Today, you have an unlimited amount of options when it comes to choosing water filters and water filter systems. We want to take a moment to highlight one particular brand: The Everpure water filter.
10 Benefits of a Carbon Block Water Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 5/1/2018 to Drinking Water
I’m going to let you in on a little secret that will give you access to the cleanest and tastiest drinking water. It’s a method that will take your current water options from dull to crystal clean and pure. Ancient Egyptians have been using this secret method of water purification since the dawn of time. Are you ready?
The Future of Purified Water: How Technology Will Shape the Way We Drink H2O
Posted by Phil McNamara on 4/18/2018 to Drinking Water
Significant progress has been made in the last 20 years to deliver safe drinking water and sanitation to people throughout the world. However, every day, billions of people still live without these services. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that 780 million people worldwide lack access to safe purified water sources and 2.5 billion people suffer from the absence of proper sanitation (more than 35% of the world’s population). The number is estimated to reach 1.8 billion in less than ten years.
Why We Love the Whirlpool Water Filter
Posted by Phil McNamara on 4/11/2018 to Drinking Water
In an increasingly health-conscious society, we seek to remove chemicals, pesticides, and chlorine from our water supply to ensure the best quality. Thankfully, we have water filtration technologies like the Whirlpool water filter to help provide us with cleaner, fresher water right in our own homes.