Recent Blogs

The shocking facts about shock chlorination

November 18, 2015

Why shocking your residential well is not the solution….

Recently, I was doing some research on micro-biologically contaminated residential wells, and I was shocked (pun intended) to learn what the most common corrective practice seemed to be – well shocking!

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UV Water Filtration, uv well water, Pathogens in Water, shocking wells, tony oosterveld, Trojan UVMAX

Added Peace of Mind for Sewage Dumps like Montreal's

November 13, 2015

The city of Montreal has made the difficult decision to dump millions of gallons of raw sewage into the St. Lawrence River, and whether or not you agree with that decision, it does elicit a collective “EWWWW!!”. It’s no wonder that social media is abuzz with rumors of a city-wide boil water...

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Environmental News, Water News

UV or Chlorine: Choosing Disinfection

November 06, 2015

You’ve made the choice to disinfect your well water. Great! Now you know your family will be protected from waterborne pathogens despite seasonal run-off, the threat of leaking septic tanks, or heavy rains and flooding. Adding disinfection is like insuring the microbiological safety of your well...

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UV Water Filtration

Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Home Water Treatment System

October 06, 2015

That time is upon us. As the days and nights get cooler, it’s time to start preparing your home for the winter. For most, there is no shortage of items to consider like cleaning the eaves and servicing the furnace. But for those living in the country, there is some added upkeep and maintenance....

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Only a VIQUA Lamp Will Do

September 28, 2015

For more than 35 years, VIQUA has been manufacturing high-quality UV systems for homes and businesses. In fact, VIQUA is the world’s leading supplier of residential UV water disinfection systems.  We take pride in our reputation and our quality, especially knowing that our UV systems are keeping...

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UV Water Filtration, Dealer News

The Need to Change the UV Lamp

September 23, 2015
Ultraviolet (UV) water treatment systems can seem a bit of a mystery, but are, in fact, really quite easy to understand.  A UV system works by passing UV light, light of a special wavelength (UV-C), through the water, and those rays are absorbed by any microorganisms present in the water.  As a...
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UV Water Filtration, viqua, Dealer News, Pathogens in Water, uv disinfection, UV lamp

Introducing LightWise™ UV Technology from VIQUA

September 03, 2015

 Over the years, the residential and light commercial ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection industry has seen a wide range of changes in both market and product. As the world continues to understand and respect the benefits of UV as a means for water disinfection, more and more companies strive to...

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UV Water Filtration, Dealer News, VIQUA News

Boil Water Advisories: What can you do?

July 30, 2015

Today, more than ever, people just like you are concerned about the water in their homes. With all the press about outbreaks of waterborne illnesses, boil water advisories, and water infrastructure issues, keeping your family safe from waterborne illnesses is top of mind – and so it should be.

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Boil Water Advisories

Preparing Your UV System for Opening the Cottage

May 08, 2015

Following the instructions below can help ensure the safe and effective performance of your VIQUA UV point-of-entry water treatment system for cottage season.

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UV Water Filtration, Uncategorized

Easter tradition continues at the White House and VIQUA will be there.

April 02, 2015

The Easter Egg Roll is the longest held annual presidential tradition, dating back to the Lincoln administration when informal egg roll parties were recorded.  And being a part of the modern day festivities is becoming tradition for VIQUA.

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