What Does Water Testing Check For?
Regardless of where you live in Las Cruces or your water source, water testing is extremely important. However, water testing is especially important if you have well water due to the number of dangerous contaminants it might contain. Well water and water from a water treatment plant are notoriously wrought with minerals and metals that
Do I Need to Purify My Drinking Water?
Depending on where you live in the country, it’s extremely important to purify your drinking water before consuming it. While Las Cruces doesn’t have major water problems, you still never quite know your wells or city’s drinking water status. If you’re questioning the purity and integrity of your drinking water, you’ve come to the right
Is Las Cruces’ Drinking Water Safe?
Compared to other countries, the United States has some of the safest drinking water in the world. A combination of science, common sense and innovation ensures you and your family have safe drinking water in Las Cruces. However, despite all the advancements in drinking water safety, you still hear horror stories like Flint, Michigan, where
Drinking Water Standards and Regulations in Las Cruces, NM
Drinking water in Las Cruces has been a fundamental matter amongst residents considering the city’s history of violating the local water system. Since 2012, Las Cruces has violated the Safe Drinking Water Act six times. Since 2017, there have been no recent violations. In the southwest region of the United States, including El Paso, Texas,
Water Filtration, Softening, & Purification: What is Best for Your Las Cruces Home
For most people living in the United States, access to fresh, clean water is part of everyday life. But have you ever stopped to think about where that water actually comes from? Most drinking water in the US comes from lakes, rivers, and groundwater, which is then cleaned at water treatment facilities before being piped
7 Signs Your Water Filtration System Needs an Upgrade
Tap water in Las Cruces usually contains some degree of minerals, chemicals, and other pollutants. After several high-profile stories highlighting contaminated water—such as the story of Flint, Michigan—many people stepped back and questioned the quality of their drinking water and whether water filtration was an option for them. The question for most people is how
Home Water Filtration Systems are Better Than Bottled Water: Here’s Why
The global bottled water industry has a market size of 283 billion. Since the 1970s, bottled water has slowly risen to the status of America’s top beverage. We encounter them at office meetings, parties, sports events, and on the shelves of all grocery stores and gas stations. Bottled water is everywhere and most people might
Water Purification Systems and Technology at Home and Abroad
In the United States, we are pretty lucky when it comes to access to clean water. While we still have a lot of work to do in perfecting our systems and ensuring safety, other places in the world are just now implementing clean water strategies. Safe and readily available waste is considered a public health
Ready to Test Your Water? Here are Four Common Problems that May Pop Up
Residents in the United States don’t often have to worry about the quality of their drinking water. We are lucky enough to have a relatively good water supply and water treatment plants—at least compared to the rest of the world, certainly the third world. Most homeowners did not scrutinize their own drinking water too much