Butter Plumbing Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Water Softener’

3 Benefits of a Water Softener

Monday, January 22nd, 2018 by Butter Plumbing

water-softening-systemHard water is a common problem in desert communities like ours. Groundwater can retain traces of minerals like calcium and magnesium, which can end up in our drinking water. The good news is that it’s not actually harmful: our bodies can absorb those minerals quite easily. The bad news is that hard water can cause a number of other problems that lower the quality of life in your home. (more…)

Fight Hard Water with a Water Softener

Monday, December 11th, 2017 by Butter Plumbing

water-softening-systemThe civic water systems we have in the Las Vegas area do a good job of keeping our water free of contaminants such as mold, bacteria, and chemicals like Chromium 6. Hard water, however, is a different story, and in desert communities like ours, it can be a big problem. The good news is that you don’t have to just deal with it. A water softening system installed in your home plumbing can solve the issue and ensure that hard water doesn’t bother you ever again. (more…)

Water Softeners Improve Quality of Life

Monday, March 20th, 2017 by Butter Plumbing

Plumbing_1165884_49865573-meOur local plumbing systems are very effective and most of us enjoy the benefits of good plumbing with only the occasional repair or replacement session interfering. But here in the Nevada desert, the issue of hard water can slowly but inexorably eat into that dependability. There’s nothing actively harmful about hard water: it’s simply water with an unusually high mineral content, usually calcium or magnesium which our systems can ingest safely. But it wears into your quality of life, as well as affecting other key parts of your household. A water softener can easily correct those problems. (more…)