Author: indywater

Have you noticed that Greenwood and Indy’s Southeast side are booming? We’re expecting continued growth this year with more retail locations and plans for a new Costco. Pending a public hearing for rezoning (now set for March 26, according to the Indianapolis Business Journal), this store...

Tap water can look cloudy for a few different reasons. Usually it’s not a big deal, but running a faucet with foggy, milky water isn’t as nice as having the clear water we expect. So why do you have cloudy water in the first place?...

A lot of families have had concerns about their area’s drinking water since news broke about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. We all want to know that our water is safe, but there are a lot of factors at play. Understanding why lead got into...

Determining how much salt your softener uses isn’t always clear cut. Your unit’s efficiency level, age, your water’s hardness level, and your household’s water use all play into how much salt your softener needs throughout the year. There are a few things to look for when...

When properly cared for, an efficient water softener will rarely have any issues. These units tend to be low-maintenance but there are still a few things to watch for over the years. Simple checks and regular cleanings will help keep your home’s softener in tip-top...

Everyone wants to know their water is safe, and there’s often a lot of confusion about sodium levels in soft water. It makes sense to have concerns about your water quality. That’s why we’re dedicating a post to review the hard facts on soft water...

Your drinking water plays a major role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Proper hydration keeps your body’s joints and tissues protected and can even help with your weight-loss goals! But if you’re drinking the wrong kind of water, your hydration habit may be doing more harm...

If you’ve had your water softener for a while, you may have forgotten all the fun perks you’re getting with soft water! Using softened water around your home makes a real difference in your daily upkeep. Can’t recall what it was like to have hard...

It’s the true beer-lover that pays close attention to that essential fourth ingredient of beer: water! Brewers know to use good hops, yeast, and malt, plus the best water available to make a really successful beer. For homebrewers especially, there are plenty of reasons to...

If you’re going out of town in winter there are a few things you can do to help keep your water softener safe. Check out these Q&A precaution points to ensure you won’t come back to any surprises when your appliances were home alone. We’re going...