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Great Tasting Holiday Meals Start With Quality Water

By KineticoAdmin, click here Even with modern conveniences such as microwaves, automatic bread makers and convection ovens, cooking can consume a lot of time and effort in the kitchen.  However, a simple solution can make a difference in the taste and appearance of prepared foods-quality water. Most people who own drinking water systems use them strictly [...]

By |2018-12-18T09:31:09-05:00January 15th, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Great Tasting Holiday Meals Start With Quality Water

Beauty Secret…The Missing Link

By Guest Bloggers http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/beauty-secretthe-missing-link.aspx Want to lose weight, have better skin and hair in the new year?  Drink more water. Water should become your best friend.  It not only does wonders for your looks; it could be the missing link to your weight loss!  In fact, water will make you look younger.  By flushing out all [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:46:39-05:00January 14th, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Beauty Secret…The Missing Link

The Water Conditions in Ethiopia, Part Two

By Mark B, Courtesy of http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/the-water-conditions-in-ethiopia-part-two.aspx While in Ethiopia in August to learn more about what they do about drinking water, I visited the Debre Damo Monastery.  About 1,600 years old, it is situated on a flat-topped outcropping of solid rock. The only way in or out is by climbing a sheer cliff using a 15 [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:47:47-05:00January 10th, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on The Water Conditions in Ethiopia, Part Two

Is drinking water your home’s only water safety concern?

By Keith B, Courtesy of http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/is-drinking-water-your-homes-only-water-safety-concern.aspx As water treatment professionals, most of our time is spent thinking about improving the quality of either drinking water or working water. (Working water is water used for cleaning, washing clothes, cars, dishes etc.) For drinking water, we often focus on aesthetics and health concerns, and for working water [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:48:44-05:00January 8th, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Is drinking water your home’s only water safety concern?

The Water Conditions in Ethiopia, Part One

By Mark B, Courtesy of http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/the-water-conditions-in-ethiopia.aspx In August, I was able to visit northern Ethiopia to look at some of the drinking water issues.  As you might guess, there are many, ranging from polluted water to almost no water at all.  That made it interesting to discover the inhabitants of Adwa and Aksum rely on [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:52:27-05:00January 3rd, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on The Water Conditions in Ethiopia, Part One

Pea Soup: Algae Blooms, Cyanobacteria, and Other Nasty Things in the Water

By Ed R, Courtesy of click here Given the fact that many of us are deep in the throes of “Old Man Winter” the following has probably been forgotten and is not currently on our radar—for now! The threat of what occurred last summer could again, and probably will be a reality. Photo Credit: Jeff Reutter [...]

By |2018-12-18T09:32:13-05:00January 1st, 2016|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Pea Soup: Algae Blooms, Cyanobacteria, and Other Nasty Things in the Water

Finally, something older than dirt.

By Keith B, click here We know how important water is to us…but where did it come from? The conclusions of a University of Michigan team, recently published in Science magazine, state that up to 50% of the water now on Earth may have existed before the birth of the sun, 4.5 billion years ago. The [...]

By |2018-12-18T09:34:04-05:00December 27th, 2015|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Finally, something older than dirt.

Third Party Certification of Water Treatment Products

By Guest Bloggers, http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/third-party-certification-for-water-treatment-products.aspx L. Heiden has been in the water treatment business for more than 25 years. Currently, she is a National Account Executive for UL and is an active member of the Water Quality Association. Several years ago, I happened to be traveling in Mexico to do some product training. I was out [...]

By |2018-11-19T16:03:03-05:00December 25th, 2015|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Third Party Certification of Water Treatment Products

Tiny Bubbles—The Chemistry of Carbonation

By Ed R,  http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/tiny-bubbles-chemistry-of-carbonation.aspx If you read the title and started humming the song, then you are probably at least as old as I am. If you don’t know what I am talking about, then you will have to wait till the end of this blog post to find out. Chemically speaking, the term “carbonation” [...]

By |2018-11-19T16:04:40-05:00December 20th, 2015|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Tiny Bubbles—The Chemistry of Carbonation

Understanding the In-Home Water Test

By Diana M, http://www.kinetico.com/blog/post/understanding-the-in-home-water-test.aspx Kinetico Dealers offer free in-home water tests. Many people call Kinetico Consumer Relations to ask why we require a representative in their home to test the water. Some are concerned that they will be subjected to a hard-sell salesman who won't leave until the homeowner makes a purchase. Some view the [...]

By |2018-11-19T16:06:23-05:00December 18th, 2015|clean water, reverse osmosis, water softener, whole house water conditioning|Comments Off on Understanding the In-Home Water Test