Common Water Problems
Whether you have city water or well water, you can have water problems.
Problem water can create challenges for you and your home. The first step is understanding your water problems. Your water could be hard, smell bad, cause stains or have contaminants in it. Use the information provided here to learn about common water issues and how to solve them. To learn more about your water’s quality, schedule a free water test.
What are VOCs and how do you remove them from your water?
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are chemicals that can dissolve into water, creating risks for drinking water. Learn more about VOCs and how to remove them from your water.
Does Your Water Smell Bad?
It's common for people to notice their water does not smell or taste right. If this is true for your water, there may be contaminants causing unwanted tastes and odors. Learn what causes these tastes and smells and how to treat them.
Does Your Water Taste Or Smell Like Chlorine?
Learn why chlorine is added to water, the signs there may be excess chlorine and how to reduce the chlorine level in your water.
How To Protect Yourself From Lead In Water
How does lead get into your water and how can Kinetico help?
Why Is My Water Cloudy?
Cloudy water can be concerning. Learn more about what causes cloudy water, and how to address it to make your home's water better.
Do You Know What Chloramine Is And If It's In Your Water?
Chloramine is a chemical compound used to disinfect municipal water supplies. Learn about chloramine and how to reduce chloramine levels in your home's water.
What Is Scale Or Limescale?
Scale, or limescale, is the buildup of a white, chalk-like substance that forms where water collects. Learn what causes scale and how to prevent it.