The ALS ice bucket challenge brought awareness of two situations, one being the ALS disease and the second being water scarcity issues. Without a doubt, the mastermind behind the ALS ice bucket challenge didn’t think that using water and and/or ice would create such controversy.  While the campaign was a brilliant idea and has indeed… Read more »

We hope the title of this blog didn’t alarm you too much as there isn’t a lot to worry about with Hague Water but it could happen to you so we wanted to be certain we informed our users. Bacteria could be in your water but not in the manner you are probably thinking. A… Read more »

If you are looking to reduce the symptoms of hard water, look no further than Hague WaterMax. WaterMax can replace what would take four conventional units and save a chunk of money. There are many benefits to choosing the Hague Quality WaterMax water softening unit. To make it easier, we’ve compiled a list of benefits… Read more »

Have you ever awakened in the middle of the night or early morning and turned on the faucet only to see a little bit of water of coming out? Perhaps, your instincts told you to go outside to check on the water softener pumps and you may have discovered water leaking out the drain line… Read more »

A new study suggests that pumping a large amount of groundwater for irrigation in California’s agriculture belt can increase the risk of small earthquakes. There have been reports of immoderate pumping of groundwater in San Andreas Fault. Findings were released on Wednesday by the journal, Nature. GPS readings discovered areas of the San Joaquin Valley… Read more »

Did you know that many of our beverages have a pH measure in them? It is true! The pH stands for Potential of Hydrogen. pH is the measure of acidity in substances. Apple juice, coffee and milk all have a pH level. In fact, our stomachs even have a pH level, level 2 pH. We… Read more »

Remember in our blog post, ‘How Water Softeners Function’, we mentioned the ion exchange process? The ion exchange occurs as the well water flows through the resin beads. The negative charged molecules, calcium and magnesium, are attracted to the positive bond of the resin. The hard ions in the water simply trade places with the… Read more »

Have you ever seen a water tower and wondered if there was water inside the tower or if people still use water towers? Every city has a water tower but does every city use their water tower? Those are the questions we face when it comes to water towers. To begin with, people still use… Read more »

Water is a scarcity. According to this year’s State of the World’s Children report, only 39 percent of rural households in Niger have access to safe drinking water. Approximately 768 million people do have access to safe, clean drinking water and 2.5 billion people live without proper sanitation. When the water is unsafe & unsanitary,… Read more »

Treating water has been around for a very long time. In fact, water treatment dates back to 2000 BC. We knows this because the ancient Greek and Sanskrit (India) writings indicate that the use of heating water to help clean it. The know how to strain the water to remove sand and other granule materials…. Read more »