Water, Home & Health
Having better water improves your life.
Water impacts nearly every part of our lives. It acts as fuel for our bodies, we need water to cook food, clean our homes and perform other daily tasks. Something we don't often think about is how the quality of our water affects everything around us. Discover how having better water can improve your life, your home and more. To learn more about your water quality, contact your local Kinetico water expert.
What Are the Effects of Hard Water on Glassware?
Water spots on your glasses or shower doors can be an eyesore. Learn what causes these water spots, how to get rid of them and how to prevent them from coming back.
Bottled Water vs. Filtered Water: Which Is Best For You?
Compare and contrast bottled water with in-home water filters to determine which is best for you.
Can Hard Water Cause Eczema and Other Skin Irritation?
Hard water can cause skin irritation and even worsen skin conditions like eczema. Learn how softening your water can reduce your skin irritation and which water treatment solutions can help.
Concerned About Chromium-6 In Water?
Chromium is a metal that occurs naturally in soil. Water can pick up chromium as it travels through the earth to an aquifer. Learn about the effects of chromium and how to reduce any chromium that may be in your water.
Do You Drink Bottled Water? You Could Be Consuming Microplastics.
Studies show bottled water contains microplastic particles. Learn how plastic particles can leach into drinking water and how you can avoid consuming it.
What Are PFOA And PFOS And How Do They Affect Our Water Supply?
PFOA and PFOS, also called forever chemicals, are emerging contaminants affecting water supplies. Learn about the chemicals, how they could affect your water and how to treat your water for PFOA and PFOS.
What Does Hard Water Do To Your Hair And Skin?
Many people are frustrated with hair that is dry, dull, tangles easily or breaks. Others suffer from skin issues like dry skin, acne or conditions like eczema. Learn how hard water affects your hair and skin and how to treat it.
Is There Lead In The Water At Your Child's School?
Lead has been in the news a lot in the last several years. More recently, lead in water has been a topic of concern for schools. Learn what steps you can take to protect your child from possible lead exposure while they’re at school.
How Much Water Should You Drink Each Day?
Water makes up about 60 percent of the human body, but we lose water by breathing, sweating and simply living. If we lose water and don't replenish it, it affects our ability to function properly. To be our best, we have to stay hydrated. Learn how to measure and improve your hydration.