IERNA's Heating & Cooling Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Water Softeners’

Do You Need a Water Softener?

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Tapwater flowing into a kitchen sink and down the plughole.The idea of soft or hard water might seem….silly to some people. It’s water so if it is hard, isn’t it ice? Technically speaking yes, but when we are referring to hard water we are referring to what is in the water more than its temperature. While the term may seem odd to someone who has never encountered it before, understanding what hard water is and why it is a problem is important to your daily life and the well-being of your plumbing.

If you have problems with hard water in your home, you can turn to our team for a helpful solution. We will make sure that you can get a steady supply of clean, drinkable water in your home.

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Do I Need a Water Softener?

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

What the heck is soft water? And for that matter, what is hard water? Isn’t that just ice?

We know the terms are a little confusing but we can explain what they mean. And, along with that, we can probably explain some issues you might be having if you do have hard water and it has been giving you problems.

See your water comes from a municipal source that cleans and filters it but this doesn’t mean that it won’t pick up some hitchhikers along its route to your house. Don’t worry we aren’t talking about germs. We are talking about minerals and sediment. These minerals can wreak havoc in your home and in your New Port Richey plumbing appliances over time which is something that can be addressed with a water softener.

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Are You Suffering from Hard Water?

Monday, May 6th, 2019

shower-head-spraying-waterMore importantly, what are the consequences of hard water, and how would your home benefit from a water softener?

These are questions we’ll answer below. In the meantime, it’d be helpful for you to know what exactly hard water is. This term describes water with a high presence of the minerals calcium and magnesium in it. These minerals are not harmful to ingest, so that’s not what you need to worry about. But hard water does impact your quality of life, in more ways than you’d probably imagine.

With hard water, you can suffer from:

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