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How to Chlorinate Your Pool Using Salt

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Having a swimming pool is amazing. You can relax, play, exercise, and make great memories with your family without having to leave your home or share the space with others. Maintaining a swimming pool is not so amazing. Your pool needs chlorine to kill harmful bacteria, viruses, and other organisms. Unfortunately, concentrated chlorine can be dangerous and is a hassle …

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Why You Need a Water Conditioner

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Why is a water conditioner important for your home or business? What are hard water and soft water? Is hard water bad for you? What are the benefits of soft water? Let’s answer all these questions and discuss why you need a water conditioner. What Is Hard Water? Hard water is tap water that has high levels of calcium and …

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The Ultimate Pool Party Favor: Solar Pool Heating

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

In the heat of summer, you need no encouragement to “take the plunge” and dive into your pool to cool off.  But wouldn’t you love to extend the use of your pool beyond those few hot months, when the days start getting shorter and afternoons get cooler?   You know the feeling…when you jump, or even tentatively ease yourself, into the …

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The Top 5 Benefits of Filtered Water

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

There’s a lot to love about having clean, fresh-tasting water at your disposal any time you need it. At The LeverEdge, we’ve been delivering high-quality, affordable water quality solutions to consumers around the country for more than 30 years. In that time, we’ve received a lot of feedback about the many ways filtered water improves the lives of our customers. …

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Top 3 Reasons to Add Water Filtration to Your Business

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

We often take water quality for granted. For many of us, having ready access to a clean water supply is something we don’t actively think about. We just assume that the tap water we use is as clean as we need it to be. The reality, however, is that not all water municipalities filter the water they distribute as effectively …

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The Great News about Solar Water Heating

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

Have you heard? It’s becoming more common for homeowners in your area to reduce their utility costs every month by switching to solar-powered water heating systems. Solar-powered energy generation systems are nothing new. Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels have been around for decades. But solar water heating is different. This technology makes use of the thermal energy of the sun, as …

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The Top 3 Benefits of the Iron Boss Water Filtration Systems

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

It’s quite simple to tell if your water has iron, manganese, or hydrogen sulfide due to the stains, tastes, and smells of this troublesome trio. Iron and manganese are elements commonly found in groundwater and leave behind stains in appliances, toilets, plumbing fixtures and laundry. Iron stains are rusty (reddish orange) while manganese stains are black. Iron is more prevalent …

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Product Spotlight: The AquaRite Salt Chlorination System

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Sanitization is critically important to maintaining a healthy, swimmable pool and spa, with clean clear water.  However, with traditional powder, pellet or liquid chlorination it’s not always easy to maintain the perfect chlorine level in your pool or spa. Many pool owners find traditional chlorination methods to be expensive, unsafe (contact with concentrated chlorine), messy, smelly, and difficult to maintain. …

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The Effects of Unconditioned Water

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

If you’ve been considering ways to improve water quality, it’s likely you’ve come across the terms ‘water conditioning’ or ‘water treatment’. Because it may not be immediately clear what sort of water treatment is actually needed for your water, the water quality professionals at The LeverEdge are here to help by bringing you a detailed explanation of why water treatment …

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What Is Solar Hydronics Corporation?

In Residential Solar, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Solar Hydronics Corporation is a foundational part of The LeverEdge organization. In this blog post, we’re going to explain more about who SHC is and how they contribute to the overall value proposition of our product offerings. As you may already know, The LeverEdge has been in business for 40 years, and in that time, we’ve amassed a wide variety …