May 9, 2023

Site evaluations for radon and water treament

Radon mitigation typically requires a site evaluation to determine the best method for reducing radon levels in a building. If someone is unwilling or unable to come to your house to perform a site evaluation, there are still some steps you can take to mitigate radon. One option is to purchase a do-it-yourself radon testing kit, which can be ordered online or purchased at many home improvement stores. These kits usually involve placing a small device in the building for a period of time, and then sending the device to […]
May 9, 2023

How often should I get my water checked at a certified lab and why?

Water is a precious and essential resource, and it is essential to ensure that it is safe for consumption. While most municipal water systems are required to conduct routine testing, private well owners must take the initiative to have their water tested. So how often should you get your water checked at a certified lab, and why is it important? The frequency at which you should get your water checked depends on a variety of factors, including the source of your water, the age and condition of your well, and […]
May 9, 2023

Three Grades of Water

Most people don’t realize that there are three different types of water: utility grade, working grade, and drinking water. It’s helpful to be aware of these different types of water, so that we understand how they are used and to better educate us on the level of treatment recommended for each kind. Drinking, Working and Utility Utility grade water is water that is best used for watering your lawn, plants, shrubbery, etc. Utility grade water doesn’t necessarily need to go through treatment to reduce contaminants, because they aren’t doing any […]