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What is UV Water Filtration?

An ultra violet sterilization system employs ultraviolet light as a means to  kill harmful microorganisms like bacteria and viruses, without affecting the taste of the water or adding objectionable odors. Compared to other solutions, UV water filtration systems are fast, effective and require a minimal amount of maintenance. They can be used in conjunction with other technologies, such sediment filters and reverse osmosis, to provide superior quality drinking water for your home.

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Is Water Treatment Safe?

Clean drinking water is vitally important to living a healthy life, but there are many factors to consider when you’re deciding whether to pursue water treatment options. The first step should always be having a professional test your water for the presence of contaminants. If you use a private well as your water source, you should have your water tested at least once per year to ensure it is safe.

But if it turns out that water treatment is necessary, what are your options? Do they have any side effects? Is water treatment safe? Keep reading to get answers to these important questions!

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Is My Well Water Safe to Drink?

While most Americans draw their water from public sources, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates 15 million U.S. households (or about 15% of Americans) rely on private wells. Without clean water regulations from state and federal agencies, ensuring well water is safe depends largely on individual homeowners. If you have a private well that you intend to use for drinking water at your Maryland home, read on to learn how to be sure your well water is drinkable!
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How Does Water Softening Work?

Water Softening Service in Annapolis, Baltimore, Bethesda, and More!

When it comes to your Maryland drinking water, quality is everything. We rely on water to hydrate our bodies, clean dishes and clothes, water our lawns, and so much more! If you have noticed that your water is no longer able to meet your standards or if you have not scheduled water testing in the past few years, it may be time to invest in a water inspection from the experts at Water Doctor. Continue reading How Does Water Softening Work?

Why Does My Water Smell Like Rotten Eggs?

Water Treatment & Filtration for Maryland Residents

When you go in for a big swig of water, you expect it to be clear, fresh, and odorless. If your water isn’t up to any of these standards, it’s time for you to call on your local water treatment or filtration company. While stinky water is not usually a health issue, it can certainly be off-putting and will deter you from using water in your home. So what causes your water to start smelling like rotten eggs in the first place?
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Water Regulations for Businesses in Maryland

In order to provide your customers and employees with clean, fresh water, there are some simple rules you will need to follow! So where do these regulations come from? The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) develops these regulations which are then implemented as laws. The MDE’s responsibilities involve monitoring and inspecting locations to ensure high water quality throughout the state. You should also note that Maryland enforces the federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) requirements to ensure that all water sources in the area are sanitary and safe.
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Why Is My Water Cloudy?

Water Solutions for Maryland Homeowners and Businesses

When you go to take a big swig of water, you expect your glass to have crystal clear water in it. So when you find cloudiness in your water, it can be rather unsettling! The good news is that in most cases, this cloudiness is not harmful; however, you will still want your local water experts to come out and make necessary repairs to bring that clarity back.
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