Have you even seen the commercials on TV, such as Coor’s beer commercials, which reel you in with the footage of cold, clear and clean Rocky Mountain spring water cascading down over rocks and falls in a pristine setting? Never mind the beer it supposedly ends up as; I want to drink that water! Unfortunately … Read more What’s in Your Water?
Fall and Winter in the desert are great for golfing, but not so great for air quality. When the monsoon season leaves, it really leaves! If you’ve noticed excessively dry, itchy skin, allergy problems rising and fine layers of dust everywhere, you’re not alone. Although these are known to be early Springtime problems, they are … Read more Steam Humidifiers
Since we are focusing on Indoor Air Quality this month, it’s time to revisit the debate on ozone generating air purifiers. Some manufacturers swear by them while some detest their existence. First things first: Ozone (O3) is sometimes called ‘activated oxygen’ and consists of three oxygen atoms. Di-oxygen (O2) is the stuff we normally breathe … Read more Ozone Air Purifiers
We are fortunate to live in a country where there is a seemingly abundant supply of drinking water, however, there is a growing concern about the safety of our water wells. The EPA has estimated that across the nation over 50% of our water wells are contaminated by a measurable amount of nitrates and nitrites. … Read more Drinking Water Testing