What’s in Akron’s Tap Water?
Common water problems homeowners of Akron, Ohio and its surrounding areas notice about tap water is the unpleasant taste and smell and unruly white scale buildup on bathroom and kitchen fixtures. This white scale build-up is a result of hard water.
White Scale Build Up Caused by Hard Water
Majority of Akron’s tap water is typically very hard, which means the water has high amounts of dissolved calcium and magnesium. While there are no known health risks for drinking hard water, it can:
- Result in costly damages of water using appliances, plumbing, fixtures, and hot water tanks.
- Cause energy efficiency loss in hot water tanks
- Cause drying of your skin and hair
- Soap scum
- Cause your laundry to be stiff
General Poor Tasting Water
Homeowners in Akron and the surrounding area typically complain that their home’s drinking water generally has a poor taste. The minerals and pesticides that are found in the water supply can drastically affect the taste and smell of drinking water, ultimately changing the taste of your coffee, tea, and cooking.
Do You Know What’s in Your Water?
Water quality issues vary greatly throughout Ohio; however, problems can even vary throughout the same city or municipality. To learn more about your municipality’s drinking water quality, review your local water quality report.
When you are ready to learn more about your home or business’ water quality, contact us for a free in-home water analysis and we’ll tell you exactly what’s in your water. Our Water Specialist can measure your home’s level of hard water as well as identify other issues with your water supply and offer a wide range of solutions to fit your needs.
Clearwater Systems Akron, Ohio
Akron, OH 44320
Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Saturday 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Akron, Ohio Drinking Water and Water Treatment Services
Let Clearwater Systems of Akron, Ohio help you with all of your water treatment needs. From commercial grade water purification systems to in-home bottled water delivery, the experts at Clearwater Systems can help you find the perfect system for you and your budget. We are conveniently located on Vernon Odom Blvd. in Akron, Ohio. Stop in during our normal business hours to speak with one of our experienced staff about your water treatment needs or to purchase salt, chemicals or filters for your water system. Clearwater Systems in Akron, Ohio offers:
- Full-service water treatment
- Indoor technical service and product information
- Water refilling station
- Service and delivery orders for salt, bottled water, and chemicals
- Kinetico water softeners, coolers, reverse osmosis & water purification systems
Free Water Analysis in Akron
In order to make sure you are getting the right water treatment system to fit your needs, we recommend getting your water tested to find out will be best for your home’s water.