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Boost Your Bath with Water Filters!

Blah Bath? Maybe you have been needing a little more from your bath, but you do not know what it is. This happens a lot. Perhaps your skin feels dry or your hair is limp. Maybe you are not getting the best results shaving. Even the thought of brushing your teeth is repulsing because your water has “that smell.” The problem could be your water. In fact, if you are experiencing any of the following problems, you can most likely blame your water: Dry/rough skin Dry/flat hair Bad odors, such as a strong chlorine smell Hard water buildup in showers or sinks Bad taste of water These conditions are...
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Brita Bottle Water Filtration Systems

I never knew how much money I could be saving using these water bottles, but with Brita Bottle Water Filtration Systems, I can replace over 150 plastic bottles of water, and I also can be saving a lot of money! And that sure makes me happy! If you think about when you stop at the gas station and you get thirsty, you buy a bottle of water and spend $1.50. Now if you put all the money together in a year, you will be spending about $100.00, if not more. Instead of buying branded water at gas stations, convention centers, vending machines at work or school, football games, soccer games, etc., if you carry...
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How to Purify Water on the Oregon Trail

Westward Ho! “Go West, young man!” The cry was a popular slogan during the expansion of the American West. Thousands of people migrated from the eastern United States in search of a new start in the unknown wilderness, but first they had to cross the vast plains, following the Oregon Trail from the Missouri River all the way to the western coast. This journey was anything but easy, with threats along the way—wagon accidents, river crossings, treacherous trails, diseases, Indian attacks, wild animals, etc. When the first European settlers came to America, the American West was as foreign to them...
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Reverse Osmosis: Home Water Filtration System

Did you know that more than one billion people have no access to an improved water source? According to the World Health Organization (WHO), two million diarrhoeal deaths are related to unsafe water, hygiene, and sanitation, and sadly, the vast majority of which are children under the age of five. We always hate to read statistics like this. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to take contaminated water and make it drinkable? Well, actually, there is. It’s called reverse osmosis. What Is Reverse Osmosis? That’s a great question. Reverse osmosis may sound scientific, but in truth…well, it...
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PUR Advanced Vertical Mount Water Filtration System

I made the decision to install a water filtration system in my home for several reasons. First and foremost I did not like the smell and taste of my current water supply. This problem also appeared in the taste of my food and coffee. Even my dogs would not drink the water! So I recently purchased the PUR Advanced Vertical Mount Faucet Water Filtration System in Silver from Filters-Now.com. When I made the purchase I decided to also buy the PUR Faucet Mount Replacement Water Filter 2 pack. Always best to plan ahead, right? Some of the reasons why I choose the PUR brand are that it removes 99% of...
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