While well water can have many advantages such as affordability and unanimous control, it can also present opportunities for dangerous particles and bacteria to enter your water system. These contaminants not only contribute to issues like hard or acidic water, bad smells, and funny tastes, but they can also be harmful to your health. The Indoor Comfort technicians can work with you to identify your well water’s individual needs and present solutions to keep your water healthy, pure, and clean. Call us today at (505) 933-6599 to learn about all of your well water treatment options in Albuquerque, NM.
What’s Lurking in Your Water?
Well water can contract a multitude of bacteria, toxins, and other particles from ground seepage and pipe travel. Unfortunately, your well water doesn’t go through the same treatment process that municipal water outlets go through that ensures clean, safe household water. That leaves your water and your family susceptible to toxins like pesticides, metals, viruses, and bacteria that can cause health problems like hepatitis A, E. Coli, and chemical poisoning, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Luckily, there are more than a few choices to keep your water clean and healthy.
Well Water Treatment Options
Water treatment has made substantial strides over the last few years, and new methods of filtration and purification are developed every day. One of the most effective systems uses ozone water purification by adding an extra element of Oxygen into the water. Ozonation can remove almost every toxin and particle imaginable, and are available in both point-of-use and whole-home systems. Reverse Osmosis is another popular choice that facilitated the use of a carbon filtration system along with a semipermeable membrane to filter out multiple types metals, chemicals, and organic compounds. Of course, carbon filtration is also available on its own and removes chemicals and toxins in your water that cause bad smells, tastes, and some health issues.
Other problems found with well water are more of an inconvenience than a hazard. However, they can be frustrating and bothersome. Hard water and acidic water are two examples of such occurrences. These problems can stain your clothing and create unsightly buildup on your fixtures, sinks, and tubs, but do not typically cause serious health issues. Our professionals can provide affordable options to alleviate these irritating problems and leave you with cleaner clothes and dishes, softer skin, and less buildup on your fixtures. To learn more about all of your well water treatment options in Albuquerque, NM, call our experts at (505) 933-6599.