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Keeping Your Employees Motivated and Engaged

In Uncategorized by The LeverEdge

All businesses no matter what it is, including the water industry, there is always the need to keep your employees motivated and engaged in their work. Making sure that your employees are not only doing a good job for your company but that they feel like part of the team should be key to your company’s success rate. The truth …

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How to Double Efficiency without Hiring More Staff

In Uncategorized, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

In the fast-paced and technology-rich world of business, it seems like everyone is trying to do more with less. Nowhere else is this more obvious than within the water industry, where every few months a new trend or gimmick seems to rear its head with claims of making your life as a water equipment distributor easier or more profitable. The …

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The Importance of Business Portability

In Financial Advice, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Regardless of where you are in the process of building your water equipment and services company, you have probably already encountered struggles that come with staying on top of things when you need to be everywhere at once.   Technology is helping, however, and the new mobile landscape is completely changing the way that business owners go about their day. …

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Thank You to our Dealers for your Homes for Our Troops Contributions

In News by The LeverEdge

Our contributing group of merchants and dealers kept up the amazing work in the first half 2018 and we are happy to report that, withholding as little as $10 per funded sale, our merchants and dealers collectively amassed $32,070 in the first half 2018 in donations for the Homes for Our Troops! This brings the total contribution to HFOT to …

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Now that Summer’s Here, Let’s Talk about Attic Venting

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

Very few home and business owners know that built-up heat in an attic can literally ruin a building. It’s true! If left untreated, ‘hot spots’ within the airspace of an attic can significantly contribute to premature breakdown of core building components, including wood, metal, and even masonry. What’s more, keeping a home or commercial building cool in the summertime is …

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What is Hard Water and Why Is It a Problem

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

We all know that hard water is not a good thing, but do you know just how harmful hard water is? Aside from staining your bath taps and showerhead with progressive limescale build-up, your skin can become drier, due to the soap residue left after washing. Where does hard water actually come from? Hard water occurs when naturally soft rainwater …

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Energy-Efficient Home Solutions Powered by the Sun

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

When homeowners make home improvements like an extension or a loft conversion, they generally do not make energy efficiency upgrades beyond those required by the building code. However, installing energy efficient upgrades, such as solar-powered heating or hot water, will not only make your home warmer but also lower your energy bills. If you need any remedial work or home …

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Top 3 Reasons to filter your water

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Tap water has to travel through miles of pipeline before it reaches our homes, collecting contaminants and bacteria before being ‘fortified’ with fluoride. The Environmental Protection Agency’s safe drinking water act (1974) only regulates 91 of the over 60,000 chemicals used in the United States. This raises some serious questions. How is water affecting my health? Can I improve the water quality …

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Product Spotlight: The GE AvantaPure Water Treatment System

In Cleaning Products, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Unconditioned water presents a host of unwanted consequences, and not just for pipes and spigots. Did you know that unconditioned water can contain higher amounts of calcium, magnesium, chlorine, and other chemicals that can cause problems for home appliances like dishwashers and humidifiers?   It’s true. And, it’s for this reason, among many reasons, that The LeverEdge helps customers with …