Water Problems

There are a number of common water problems and concerns. While the touch, taste or smell of water are indicators of a problem, many water contaminants can simply go undetected. If you think you might have a water problem, we’re here to help. For a free comprehensive water test of water quality in your home, turn to your local Kinetico water professional. They’ll be happy to help—as well as explain the many benefits of better water.

“Rotten egg” smell?

The presence of hydrogen sulfide in water gives it an unpleasant smell, sometimes even rendering it unusable.

Solution:

  • Kinetico Sulfur Guard
  • Kinetico drinking water systems

Cloudy Water?

Raw water comes into your home with any number of impurities that cause turbidity.

Solution:

  • Kinetico whole house filters
  • Kinetico drinking water systems

Chlorine taste or smell?

Municipalities use chlorine to disinfect water. However, not only does it taste and smell unappealing but it also has a drying effect on skin and hair.

Solution:

  • Kinetico drinking water systems
  • Kinetico water softeners
  • Kinetico whole house filters

Musty, earthy, fishy taste or smell?

Caused by algae, molds and bacteria that live in water and can multiply within a home’s plumbing system.

Solution:

  • Kinetico drinking water systems
  • Kinetico whole house filters

Metallic taste or smell?

Generally caused by metals such as iron and manganese, these substances not only taste and smell bad but can also be harmful to your health.

Solution: 

  • Kinetico whole house filters
  • Kinetico drinking water systems
  • Kintico water softeners

Hard water?

Calcium and magnesium ions in water create hardness, which is what causes soap scum in tubs and showers and spots on faucets and fixtures. Hard water is also what causes scaling in appliances, which results in less efficiency and costly repairs.

Solution:

  • Kinetico water softeners
  • Kinetico drinking water systems