Calcium Buildup in Toilet: Why Does It Happen and How Can It Be Removed?

  Hard water contains high amounts of dissolved minerals, including calcium and magnesium. As water flows through your pipes, some of those calcium and magnesium minerals get left behind. Over time, those minerals can build up, causing unsightly stains and scaling. One of the most obvious signs of hard water buildup is in the toilet. You might…

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What’s Involved With Owning a Private Well?

Maintenance for owning a private well  It would have been normal to send Jack and Jill over the hill to fetch a pail of water in the early morning hours of 1850, but things are much different today! Can you imagine life without modern-day plumbing or homes without even a single bathroom? Back in the…

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Bad Water: the Appliance Assassin

If your dishes aren’t clean, imagine what you must be drinking. If your dishwasher is leaving chalky residue on dishes, that build up is contaminating your water and even the food you eat off those dishes.  Scale is responsible for that chalky residue on your “clean” dishes which comes from the bad water from the…

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How much is Hard Water Costing You?

At Pure Water Systems of Nevada, on a daily basis, we are installing water conditioning equipment to protect our clients’ homes and health. We witness a lot of ruined appliances from hard water and iron stains. Through research and statistics, we compiled an actual cost-saving chart that shows the average homeowner will save $ 4,538…

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Are You Pouring Money Down The Drain?  

Not having some type of water purification is costing you money Hard water contains minerals similar to that of concrete, creating scale buildup in appliances and fixtures. Flexible O-rings become rigid and water lines become blocked. Underperforming appliances that don’t really clean right, like dishwashers and washing machines, can create much larger bills than they…

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How and Why is HARD Water Costing you Big in Northern Nevada!   

Everyone in Northern Nevada knows they should probably have some type of water purification installed. Did you know that not having one is costing you money?    Reason # 1 Scale Buildup In Northern Nevada, Hard water scale buildup slowly covers everything it touches. Hard water has the same ingredients found in concrete.  This hardness…

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Arsenic Water Treatment Solutions

YOU CAN’T SEE, TASTE OR SMELL ARSENIC Arsenic is a highly toxic metalloid found in the Earth’s crust. Concentrations can be Increased in volcanic areas such as NV or due to human activities like mining and agriculture. OVER TIME, ARSENIC INGESTED AT MINIMAL LEVELS ACCUMULATES TO HIGH LEVELS VIA BIOACCUMULATION. Northern Nevada well water has…

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Best Salt For Your Softener?

We often get the question “What kind of salt do I need for my water system?” The answer varies depending on the incoming water quality and depending on the type of water system you have. Depending on your water quality, you may see benefits from certain salts that justify the additional cost while other options…

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