Can I Test My Water Quality at Home?
The short answer is yes to the question: can I test my water quality at home? While you can, there are times when you should get your water tested, according to experts. More information follows on the whys and hows of testing your water at home. Side note: if after testing you decide to get […] Read more
Top 4 Reasons to Get Your Water Heater Inspected
Most people never think about their water heater until there’s a problem. However, regular maintenance and inspections are essential to keep minor problems from escalating and ensure your water system is healthy and runs efficiently. If you’ve never thought about calling a professional for routine water heater inspections, here are 4 reasons you should. It […] Read more
Water Softeners in Central Florida
If you are encountering hard water issues in your home, you know what a nuisance it can be. Showers are nearly painful, and it leaves a film on you afterward. Your clothes show water stains; sprinklers leave iron stains on your house, and more. Your bathrooms won’t have stains in the skinks, showers, bathtubs, and […] Read more
How to Improve the Quality of Your Tap Water
If the water coming from your tap tastes odd and leaves ugly spots all over your dishes and cookware, there are several strategies for solving the problem. Tri-Florida Water Treatment of Auburndale, FL, would like to outline these strategies and get you on the road to better-tasting and cleaner water. Perform a water test You […] Read more
How Much Chlorine Is In Your Water?
Many people buy bottled water instead of using what comes from their tap for drinking and cooking, but why? If you ask, most say it’s because the water from the faucet smells and tastes bad. Water treatment facilities use chlorine to disinfect the water, giving it a displeasing odor and taste. How much chlorine is […] Read more
How to Remove Iron In Your Well Water
City water systems have extensive filtration systems that remove many contaminants before the water gets to your home. Those outside of city limits often rely on well water systems. These pull water from deep in the ground. However, the quality of the supply will often vary greatly, with many houses being supplied by wells that […] Read more
Why Water Systems Need Annual Servicing
For many homeowners, their water systems are a leave-it-and-forget-it part of their home. However, this isn’t a good idea as water systems need annual servicing no different than your vehicle, fireplace, and HVAC system. Let’s look at the role of a water system, some DIY maintenance tips, and the purpose of a water system’s annual […] Read more
Are Whole House Water Filtration Systems Worth It?
You’re probably already aware of the importance of clean drinking water. But do you need a water filtration system for your entire house? If your local water quality isn’t up to snuff, it could irritate your skin in the shower, damage your appliances, and leave stains on your clothes and dishes. Here’s what you need […] Read more
How Do Water Softeners Work?
People with hard water issues love using water-softening systems, but often they wonder exactly how these helpful devices work. It isn’t too complicated, believe it or not. Here are the basics of how water softeners do their job, presented by your Florida water experts at Tri-Florida Water Treatment of Auburndale. First, the reason for water […] Read more
The Truth About How Hard Water Is Ruining Your Laundry
Are your clothes stiff and scratchy when they come out of the dryer? Do new clothes look old and faded after a few washes? The truth is that it’s probably not your washing machine or detergent that’s the problem, but your water. Hard water is a common problem for many Americans, but most homeowners live […] Read more