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Top 5 Common Drinking Water Contaminants

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Any time we pour a glass of water from the tap, we don’t always stop to think about what harmful, microscopic materials might be swimming around in what we’re about to drink. After all, there are municipal water treatment systems that take care of all of that, aren’t there? While most industrial water processing equipment does do an impressively good …

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Are There Risks with Solar Power?

In Commercial Solar, Financial Advice by The LeverEdge

Any time an investment is being evaluated—whether it’s a mutual fund or a home improvement project—it’s important to evaluate risk. So, it’s reasonable to ask the question, “Are there any risks associated with having solar panels installed onto a building?” In this week’s blog post, we’re going to take an unbiased look at what risks there are, if any, when …

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What 40 Years in Business Have Taught Us

In News by The LeverEdge

Ever since our founding in 1979, The LeverEdge has been providing customized, effective water treatment and advanced energy solutions to businesses and homeowners in varied geographies. As you might have guessed, we’ve learned a lot in our four decades of doing business. So, in this blog post, we thought we’d share with you some of our lessons learned. Lesson #1: …

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What’s So Special about the GE AvantaPure Water Conditioner?

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

In business since 1892, General Electric (GE) has become a household name. GE appliances have set the standard for quality in both residential and commercial applications, and the AvantaPure water conditioner continues this trend. In this weeks post, we’re looking at the key selling features of this water conditioner. The Problem: Hard Water When your home or business uses ‘hard’ …

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What Makes a Great Pool Heat Pump?

In Uncategorized by The LeverEdge

When it comes time to choose a pool heat pump for your swimming pool, you might find that you have a lot more questions than you have answers. To help demystify the process of choosing a pool heat pump, we’re offering these few points to consider when determining which pool heat pump is right for you. There are three main …

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Product Spotlight: The Intellichlor Salt Chlorine Generator

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

If you own a pool, you want to get the most out of it, even if that means keeping to a strict regimen of maintenance, including filter changes, pH tests, and more. One of the ways to reduce the time spent maintaining your pool while also enjoying better water quality is to take advantage of modern technology. Technology like the …

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What is Solar PV Monitoring, and Why Does It Matter?

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

Residential and commercial solar power systems are very complex, highly sophisticated feats of engineering and design. At the LeverEdge, we’ve been involved in hundreds of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects that have provided our customers with ongoing energy cost reduction and increased independence from grid-sourced electricity. Among these projects, one of the most important features for reliability and operational transparency is …

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Water Treatment 101: Filters, Conditioners, and More

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Water may seem like a simple substance. It’s all around us, and we’re taught from an early age that water is simply H2O. Two atoms of hydrogen bound to a single atom of oxygen. It’s that simple, isn’t it? Not exactly. The reality is that the way we use water is complex, and the substance itself involves a lot more …

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The 3 Requirements for Every Solar Power System

In Raise Your Solar I.Q. by The LeverEdge

  No matter where a PV solar power system is installed—on a roof or standalone—there are three key component groups that are required. If any of these components is poor in quality or installed incorrectly, the entire solar power system can be compromised. At the LeverEdge, we’ve evaluated the highest-quality solar power equipment currently available on the market today, and …