Why You Should Get a Water Purification System
Your city’s water is supposed to be treated to remove contaminants, such as bacteria, mercury, lead, and other pollutants, but sometimes contaminates can still enter the water. A home water purification system can remove the accidental contaminants and ensure your family is drinking healthy and safe water. In addition, home purification can lead to some other benefits:
Cleaner water will reduce gastrointestinal diseases by removing parasites and will help remove many different chemicals, such as fluoride and lead that can cause illnesses.
Contaminants in the water can do more than cause a health risk, they can also make the water taste bad or give it a metallic taste. Removing these contaminants can give the water a better flavor.
Think about all the times you use water to cook. You use it to brew tea and coffee and rinse off your vegetables. You will get better tasting beverages and the resulting peace of mind that your food is free of harmful contaminants.
Reduced Chlorine Levels
Chlorine in water can cause health issues, which include a higher risk of cancer, cardiovascular problems, asthma, and birth defects. Chlorine is often used to clean water, but a water purification system will remove the chlorine levels and help reduce the risk of some of these health problems.
Buying bottled water can add up. While a water purification system is an upfront cost, buying lots of bottled water over the course of a lifetime can be costly. With water purification, you will save on other things like soap. Without added chemicals, your water becomes softer, and the softer water doesn’t leave behind a residue that counteracts with soap, so you can use less in your shower, kitchen, and laundry.
Protects You from Disasters
When a disaster strikes, like a burst contaminants then your filtration system will help filter out those contaminants and give you clean water.
Lower Carbon Footprint
Those bottles of water end up somewhere, like a landfill, and by drinking the water in your home instead of buying all that bottled water you will be doing your part to help the environment.
Boiling water is another way to get rid of contaminants, but not that many people have time to sit and boil water every day. A water purification system is a much more convenient way to get clean water for your family.
Pets and Plants Benefit
Not only does cleaner water improve your family’s health, it’s important to remember about your furry friends. Clean water in the home will benefit your pets and plants.
Contact HB McClure serving Harrisburg, Carlisle, Camp Hill, and other surrounding areas to get water purification in your home. HB McClure is an employee-owned mechanical contractor proudly serving thousands of residential and commercial clients throughout south-central PA. For over 100 years HB McClure has been providing comfort by delivering propane and fuel oil; and the installation and servicing of plumbing, heating, and air conditioning systems. We provide 24/7/365 emergency service and offer a wide variety of system maintenance agreements.