How to pull a water bacteria sample

November 22nd, 2011

To protect those who drink your water, you should test annually for: Total Coliform Bacteria (to ensure bacteriologically safe water) Nitrate Nitrogen (to prevent blue-baby disease) Follow the video and directions below to properly pull a water sample to be tested for bacteria.

How to change your Whole House Pre-Filter

November 14th, 2011

Printable Version Whole house filtration is designed to protect your investment and aid in the performance of your water system.  It is installed before your unit to stop sediment from entering your system.  Preventative maintenance on your pre-filter will save you time, money, and headaches if done on a regular basis, since failing to regularly… Read more »

How to use soft water

October 24th, 2011

Now that your Kinetico water system is installed, you can enjoy all the benefits of having soft water.  If you are not accustomed to soft water, here are some tips to follow to get the most benefit from your new system: Use pure soap products. Most leading brands of laundry soaps, household cleaners and shampoos… Read more »

How to bypass a Kinetico water softener

October 24th, 2011

Please follow these instruction on bypassing your system.  This process may vary depending on the age of your unit. Keep in mind that when your system is bypassed your water may not be safe to drink and/or may cause esthetic issues. Since by-pass styles vary, yours may not be as described. Contact us for further… Read more »

How to manually regenerate a Kinetico water softener

October 24th, 2011

If your salt storage tank does run out of salt, you can manually regenerate the unit after adding salt, or you can wait for it to go through regeneration automatically. Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver, push down firmly on the softener valve screw (Fig. 4) and slowly turn clockwise until the actuator has advanced the… Read more »