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Do We Drink Sewage Water?

Do We Drink Sewage Water?

Although our tap water doesn’t contain lavatory waste sewage, the Environment Agency says plans are in place to have “toilet-to-tap” drinking water in place by 2030. Thames Water may be even quicker off the mark, with recycled toilet water possible by next year.

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How to remove PFAS from Drinking Water

How to remove PFAS from Drinking Water

Despite mounting evidence of serious health issues arising from exposure to PFAS-related chemicals in water, the UK Government still doesn’t test the purity of the nation’s water supply. But, as consumers, we can take decisive action to ensure the water we drink is safe.
Research shows that reverse osmosis (RO) filtration is the best way to remove the overwhelming number of contaminants from our drinking water.

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Is The Mains Water Supply As Safe As We Are Told? 

Is The Mains Water Supply As Safe As We Are Told? 

This article provides an overview of the widescale and potentially dangerous contaminants present in the mains water supply and the risks that this exposure can have on our health. From chlorine to PFAS forever chemicals, UK water is an unwitting source of harmful substances – despite the country’s reputation for having one of the world’s safest public water supplies.

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Can Hard Water Lead to Hair Loss?

Can Hard Water Lead to Hair Loss?

What scientific evidence exists to support these claims about hard water?
Well, from a dermatological standpoint, if you regularly wash your hair in hard water, which contains lots of calcium and magnesium mineral deposits, these deposits will build up on the scalp and in the hair strands. This can prevent moisture from being absorbed.

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Can Water Be Too Soft?

Can Water Be Too Soft?

We’ve shared a lot of information about water hardness and how, in the south of England, water tends to be hard just about everywhere – in many areas exceptionally so. But what about soft water? Is there a point where water can actually be too soft? In this blog we will delve into this in a little more detail.

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Can Hard Water Really Get Under My Skin?

Can Hard Water Really Get Under My Skin?

This article is Scott Jenkins’ personal experience of how he managed to find an almost immediate cure for his young daughter Maisie’s eczema condition through softened water. Prior to installing a water softener at home – which meant being exposed to very hard West Sussex mains water – the condition persisted despite regular steroid cream treatment.

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Why Soft Water Is Super For A Bubbly Bath

Why Soft Water Is Super For A Bubbly Bath

If you enjoy luxuriating in a bath full of lovely bubbles, are you being constantly disappointed by the lack of lingering lather? Bubbles that disappear as quickly as they arrived. And you’re left lying there wondering where they all went.  You might question the...

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Natural Ways To Clean Limescale

Natural Ways To Clean Limescale

Limescale. It can be a complete pain in the derriere! In our previous blog, we provided some helpful tips on how to remove unsightly limescale stains from laminate countertops, granite surfaces, porcelain and stainless sinks and even bath tubs. Here, we provide some...

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Is Drinking Soft Water Bad For You?

Is Drinking Soft Water Bad For You?

For the majority of us, no, it isn’t. But that doesn’t mean to say that everybody should drink soft water, or that they’d even want to. It is worth remembering that the primary function of having a water softener is not to provide you with nice soft water to drink....

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Soft Water On Kitchen Sinks And Taps

Soft Water On Kitchen Sinks And Taps

Why are water softeners good for kitchen taps and sinks? If you live in a hard water area and you have a stylish, black sink – or any shade other than white for that matter - it isn’t going to stay looking nice and clean for long, if it is continually being subjected...

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Bin The Plastic Water Bottles

Bin The Plastic Water Bottles

These days plastic is a dirty word. It didn’t used to be. We once thought of it as a wonderful invention – which is why it is so abundant in our everyday lives. But world plastic production has doubled in the last 50 years and the effects are taking a heavy toll....

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6 Ways Hard Water Can Spoil Your Home

6 Ways Hard Water Can Spoil Your Home

Whether you’ve owned properties previously or you are a first time buyer - there’s nothing quite like the anticipation of moving into a brand new property. The pristine appearance of kitchens and bathrooms, free from the tell-tale signs of previous occupants, now...

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Is It Okay To Use Soft Water In My Iron?

Is It Okay To Use Soft Water In My Iron?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_K_K4NPJbBg&t=87s What water should I use in my iron? You’d be surprised how many times I get asked this question. But, I can completely understand why, given that Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire are, by and large, exceptionally hard...

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Is It Okay To Drink Soft Water?

Is It Okay To Drink Soft Water?

I am asked this question a lot, in fact it’s one of the first things people want to know when we install a soft water system.In a nutshell, absolutely yes, you most certainly can drink soft water. The reason why this question gets raised, however, largely boils down...

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What Do I Want A Water Filter Tap For

What Do I Want A Water Filter Tap For

It is worth bearing in mind that a water softener is for the outside of you and the inside of your home, whereas a water filtration system is for the inside of you and your family. The two actually go hand in hand. In fact, a water filter makes a great addition to any...

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Installed in the Royal Suite at Buckingham Palace

Preventing scale in hot water systems as the chain expands

Installing water softeners for NHS Home Kidney Dialysis

Delivering soft water to London’s most luxurious hotel

Soft water for this forward-thinking restaurant & bar

Beautiful food, beer and soft water for The Chantry

A highly reviewed Italian restaurant know the benefits soft water can bring

Cheswood Lee Apartments in Worthing have soft water on tap

Royal Garden Hotel are now enjoying the benefits of soft water

Darlington Court care home had a softener installed recently

Bringing authentic Spanish Tapas to Brighton since 2009, now with soft water!

C&C window cleaners are now serving their customers with soft water

The University of Chichester are now loving the benefits soft water can bring to their staff & students

These guys service, repair & supply equipment, often including softeners which are used for dishwashers, oven steamers & glass cleaners

They have two deli's in Central London and have just opened a restaurant in Chiswick which all utilise soft water

Itchenor Sailing Club are are one of the leading dinghy and keelboat sailing clubs in the UK, now benefiting from soft water