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Product Spotlight: AquaSolar Control System from Hayward

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

By now, you’ve probably heard the news: it’s easy to tap the power of the sun to heat your pool without racking up electricity costs. The technology underpinning solar-powered pool heating systems has been proven for over two decades now. Every year, there are advances made in the efficiency and ease-of-use of these systems. Today, the AquaSolar control system from …

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5 Benefits of Drinking Filtered Water

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

We all know that staying hydrated is important for our health. While many of us take for granted the clean water we have access to, it’s objective quality is not always front-of-mind. Generally speaking, municipal water systems do a fair enough job of bringing potable water to our taps. However, chances are good that the water you’re drinking could be …

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Pentair’s Powerful SolarTouch and IntelliFlo System

In Residential Solar, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

The world has seen a lot of technological innovation in the past decade. One area where this is especially obvious is with solar pool heating systems. Leading the way in advancements for solar-heated pool equipment is Pentair, a manufacturer of the SolarTouch, IntelliFlo, and IntelliPro lineup. So what’s so great about Pentair’s products, and why are LeverEdge customers raving about …

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What is ‘Whole-Home’ Air Treatment, and why is it important?

In Air Tech by The LeverEdge

Air purifiers. Air conditioners. Air filters. Air humidifiers. And on and on… It seems like the more you dive into the topic of air quality, the more confusing things can get. What kind of air treatment equipment does your home really need, and is there a simple, easy way to ensure the highest quality of air for you and your …

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Can You Really Heat Your Pool for Free?

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

It sounds like a proposition that is too good to be true: enjoy the benefits of a perfectly heated pool without paying for it. Is this really the case? In this article, the solar experts at The LeverEdge are answering this question by taking a close look at the Solar Hydronics pool heating system and using it as an example …

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4 ‘Hidden’ Benefits of Venti Solar Attic Fans

In Air Tech, Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Solar-powered attic fans are an obvious solution to the problem of uncirculated air in attics. However, there are numerous secondary benefits that go beyond the primary ones, and in this post, we’re exploring four of the ‘hidden’ benefits that solar attic fan owners enjoy. #1: Preserved Home Value You might be wondering: how can a solar-powered attic fan help to …

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How Ultraviolet Water Sterilizers Work

In Equipment Training, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Protecting your family is one of your highest priorities, and rightly so. With as much as you do every day to keep them safe, it only makes sense to include protecting your water quality as one of your goals. Thankfully, modern technology allows for incredibly simple and easy-to-maintain solutions targeting the elimination of waterborne microorganisms in your drinking water. One …

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What’s So Great about the AquaRite Salt Chlorination System?

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

When residential pools began cropping up throughout the country in the 1950s, there was really only one way to ensure their sanitization: chemical chlorine. The process of keeping a pool clean required the constant, attentive addition of powdered or brick chlorine at regular intervals. To deal with this, pool owners often stored large quantities of chlorine in a utility closet, …

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3 Key Benefits of a Guardian Solar Water Heating System

In Residential Solar, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Traditional domestic water heaters use either electricity or natural gas to heat the water you need for cleaning, bathing, and general use. Depending on where you live and the price you pay for electricity or gas, using a traditional water heater can cost as much as $1,000 per year. Guardian solar water heaters use thermal energy harvested from the sun, …

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6 Ways to Use Natural Visions All-Natural Cleaning Products

In Air Tech, Cleaning Products by The LeverEdge

We all want to live safer, healthier lives. And, we want to reduce the negative environmental impacts we have, in the process. Natural Visions all-natural cleaning products are an excellent way to keep homes and businesses clean while maintaining environmental responsibility. Let’s have a look at the six ways these products can be used. Laundry Natural Visions concentrated laundry detergent …