When it comes to your home and water, water is one of the biggest things we use every day. You may not think about it, but water is involved in just about every task. Wash clothes – you’ll use water. Make dinner – you’ll use water. Grab some ice for your favorite drink – you’ll use water.
Even though water is an important part of operating our home, most of the water we use is for our house – not for our bodies. In fact, only about 1 percent of all of the water coming into our homes ever ends up going into our bodies.
Yep, 99 percent of the water is not used for drinking. Instead its used for every day tasks, which is why in the industry, people call this type of water the “working water”.
While it is important to consider the condition of the water going into your body, its equally important to understand how to best conserve the working water you use in your home every day. If your working water isn’t top quality, it can impact your life in many different ways. It can impact your expensive appliances. It can impact what it touches, like your plants, your pets, or even your skin in the shower. […]