Menu
Cart

News

How to remove hard water stains from your showerhead the quick, safe, easy way!

Posted by Gary Beutler at

  If you have hard water it will stain and clog your shower heads very quickly.  Soon some of the holes in the head will be clogged and your flow will slow down.  The staining on the shower head will make it look dirty and become embarrassing  for your family. You will need a plastic bag, rubber gloves, some 10% white cleaning vinegar, and a zip tie. 1)  Put the zip tie loosely on the neck of the shower head 2)  Fill the bag about ½ full of vinegar. 3)  Put the shower head into the bag and tighten the...

Read more →

How to Install UV Dynamics Water Filter Disinfection System

Posted by Gary Beutler at

Before you start make sure your source water meets these requirements or you will need to treat it before the UV.Turbidity 1 NTU Suspended Solids 10mg/L Colour None Total Iron 0.3 mg/L Manganese 0.05 mg/L Hardness 7 gpgBefore you start, keep these precautions in mind: The UV Dynamics 320e Ultraviolet Disinfection System should be the last step of your water treatment system. Choose a location for installation with a nearby electrical outlet. Note the direction of water flow in the supply line. Refer to the plumbing diagram and check that you have all necessary fittings for installation. Note: A minimum...

Read more →

How to Remove Hard Water Stains from Faucets and Fixtures the easy way!

Posted by Gary Beutler at

  Hard Water stains around faucets and sinks look terrible, are embarrassing for your family and can be very difficult to clean.  You can clean these stains up easily, just follow along. You’ll need a couple microfiber towels or a small thin towel, some 10% cleaning vinegar, some baking soda, rubber gloves, a toothbrush and some water. 1)  Spray the affected area with the vinegar. 2)  Mix 1 part vinegar and 3 parts baking soda into a paste and apply wiht the tooth brush scrubbing all affected areas.  3)  Soak the towel with the vinegar and pack tightly around stained...

Read more →

Water Softener Installation Part 5C Putting Clack WS1 Water Softener into Service

Posted by Gary Beutler at

  Once you've completed all of the plumbing as detailed in part 1 and 2 in this series you can follow the following procedures in putting your Clack WS1 water softener into service. Bypass water softener, turn the main water supply on and run water at bathtub faucet to flush out any debris that may have entered the system during plumbing.  Check for leaks by closing all faucets.  If leaks are found, after checking all connections, turn off the main water supply. Open a cold water faucet to depressurize the lines, once depressurized, close the faucet to eliminate any siphoning...

Read more →

How to remove hard water stains from your glass shower doors – the safe/easy way!

Posted by Gary Beutler at

  Modern home builds or renos always include those beautiful glass shower doors, but hard water can leave horrible water spots that are difficult to remove and look dirty.  This video will help you get rid of those embarrassing stains! You will need 10 % white cleaning vinegar, water, lemon juice, baking soda, a scrub sponge, empty spray bottle, a measuring cup, a small bowl, some old towels, a squeegee and disposable rubber gloves. 1)  Mix ½ water and ½ vinegar together and put into the spray bottle. 2)  Mix a paste in a small bowl made up of 1...

Read more →