What is Well Water Treatment?
Well water treatment programs target bacteria and micro-organisms that can cause major problems for homeowners.
There are a lot of benefits to well water, including lower costs, better health, less exposure to chemicals, better taste, and more.
The drawback is well water is your responsibility to ensure it is safe and quality. Well water treatment, therefore, falls on you.
All well water should ideally be treated. This guarantees it is ideal for drinking, cooking, and cleaning.
How much does well water treatment cost & this varies according to the system you choose. Depending on the water treatment and purification system, and other variables, you may pay anywhere from $900 to $2,700 on average.
Is there any way to naturally purify my well water & you can although only in small amounts.
Techniques include boiling, using iodine solutions or tablets, chlorine drops, and ultraviolet light. Though these strategies work, a more formal well water treatment program is far easier and affordable in the long-term.
How Can We Help With Municipal Water Treatment?
Municipal water treatment programs are a must in every region of Ontario.
Cities, towns, and counties rely on high-efficiency municipal water treatment for safe, clean drinking water.
What are the stages of municipal water treatment & there are in fact nine steps involved in municipal water treatment and management.
- Chemical Addition.
- Coagulation and Flocculation.
- Sedimentation and Clarification.
Along the way, several unique components are used to fulfill the purpose of each stage.
How does municipal water treatment work & it all starts with the source. Freshwater is diverted usually from a lake, river, or stream. It is then treated before being provided to our homes and businesses.
If you need assistance with your municipal water treatment program or wish to book a consultation, contact us to schedule a visit.
What Are RO Systems?
There are many types of water filtration systems. One of the most popular are reverse osmosis systems.
RO systems, aka reverse osmosis, is a great way to ensure your well is providing you with water that's safe and pure.
How do RO systems work & it starts with a reverse osmosis membrane. The only thing that can successfully pass through are pure water molecules.
There are many types of reverse osmosis systems, including those which install underneath your sink to countertop models, high-output systems, tankless systems, and more.
How much does reverse osmosis remove & the average reverse osmosis system can use up to 6 stages of filtration to remove things like lead, arsenic, hormones, and bacteria. All in all, an RO system will remove 99.9% of total dissolved solids (TDS). The result is water that tastes fresh and which is free from contaminants.
For well water, a more complete RO system will include a sediment pre-filter and an activated carbon post-filter.
For assistance with water treatment through reverse osmosis, speak with an IHS expert today.