The Waterboy Blog

Kitchen: Upgrade your dishwasher; the average dishwasher uses 9.3 gallons a load, but that high-efficiency models use only 5 to 7 gallons a load. Run your dishwasher only when full. Pre-rinse dishwasher loads in a bowl instead of under a tap; this will save you...

Are You Getting Enough Water Each Day? Drinking great tasting water makes you want to drink more water and Superior Water whole home or office water filtration systems brings you great tasting water. "We know that we need it, but for one reason or another, we often...

Water loses action and reaction when it is excessively cold or hot, and these extremes can actually harm your body. When you drink excessively hot or cold water and it enters your digestive system, the digestion process is delayed until the right temperature is attained. For...

Use low-flow faucets. Equip restroom or break-room faucets or showers with low-flow restrictors. A low-flow faucet aerator emits less than 1.5 gallons of water per minute compared with 2.2 gallons for standard faucets. Older toilets use nearly 5 gallons of water per flush, while newer...

In Southern California, our homes are as unique as us. Some of us love living in cozy beach bungalows, while others need a few more rooms (and bathrooms) for our kids. Others are living the California dream, complete with huge, beautiful house with all the...

How To Stay Healthy And Hydrated This Summer Summer is officially here in Southern California, and like always, it’s bringing the heat. If you’re outside for more than a few minutes, you probably notice yourself needing to hydrate. Unfortunately, the defining attributes of summertime—hot temperatures, humidity...

CALCIUM & MAGNESIUM IN YOUR WATER The minerals found in river water (a big source for drinking water) are the same as those found in the continental bedrock through which they flow. Much of this bedrock is formed from the fossils of ancient sea creatures; these...

Removing Water Contaminants At Three Water Plants In San Diego There are three water plants in San Diego that treat water before it is safe for the general public to drink it.  They are located in Miramar, Alvarado and Otay. Their job is to remove different...

So, you’ve decided to invest in a whole house water filtration system so that you and your family can enjoy clean, fresh, and tasty water. We might be just a touch bias, but we think you made a good call. When you start looking at...

Corrosion is a complex series of reactions between the water and metal surfaces and materials in which the water is stored or transported. The corrosion process is an oxidation/reduction reaction that returns refined or processed metal to its more stable ore state. This process will...