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Homeowner Benefits? - These are the potential benefits that a typical homeowner will realize by following the tips or by installing the home-related products that are discussed in this column.
496 - Water
softeners save money overall with better comfort
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of 10 efficient water softeners, types of controls, softening capacities, regeneration cycle times, physical sizes of the units (cabinets, resin tanks, brine tanks) features, prices, diagrams and description of basic water softening system process, many illustrations of various models, annual water costs to operate chart, sizing guideline and water hardness charts.
Homeowner Benefits: Clothes clean and look better, better for your skin, needs less detergent, clothes are damaged less by hard water, less plumbing service needed.
569 - New water
filters/purifiers for safety and better taste
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of the best 16 water filter and purifier manufacturers listing descriptions of the filtration methods, styles (countertop, under-counter, faucet, water bottle) of the various models, features, prices, many illustrations of models, and two charts showing the recommended filtration methods for hazardous contaminants and common water problems.
Homeowner Benefits: Water tastes better, healthier to drink, cooked foods taste better, cheaper than bottled water
692 - Shower/bath
water filters remove harmful and skin drying chlorine
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of efficient shower and bathtub water filters, filter types (KDF media, activated carbon, carbon block), element life, dimensions, weights, features, prices, installation instructions and diagrams, many illustrations of various models.
Homeowner Benefits: Less dry hair and dry skin, less chlorine absorbed by your body
759 - Ozone
swimming pool/spa purifers reduces chemical usage for
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of the best UV and CD ozone and salt-type pool/spa purification systems showing ozone output volumes, electric voltage required, amps of electricity used, weight and dimensions of each model, recommended applications and sizes of pool/spa, features, prices, recommended chemical concentration ranges and maintenance for pools/spas, illustrations of many models and typical installation instructions.
Homeowner Benefits:Less chemical costs, no irritation from chemicals, healthy water
893 - Solar or
electric ionizer purifies pool and spa water with less chemicals
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of 12 manufacturers of electric and solar ionizers showing pool purification kits listing spa-size purifying capacities, solar model installation instructions, unique features, controls, product diagrams, prices and tips to keep water crystal clear.
Homeowner Benefits: Reduce chemical usage, very low operating costs, easy to install
978 - Recycle
greywater to water lawn, cut water/sewage bills
Update Bulletin Description - Buyer's guide of nine greywater and heat-recovery water system manufacturers, sizing and payback information, system diagrams, guidelines for choosing a system, chart showing quality of various greywater sources, schematic diagram of an automatic system, and water conservation tips.
Homeowner Benefits: Lower water/sewage bills, improve landscaping, conserve our water resources