Tuckers Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Hard Water’

How Hard Water Can Destroy Your Plumbing

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Before the water that you use in your home comes out of your tap, it is treated by the city you live in. Any harmful chemicals or minerals are removed, then the water is sent into your home. However, there are several mineral types that, while not harmful to you, can wreak havoc on your plumbing system. Water that contains high amounts of these minerals is known as “hard” water, and it’s a pretty big problem for a lot of people across the country. Read on to discover the effects that hard water can have on your plumbing system, and how you can prevent them.

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