Sierra Pacific Home & Comfort, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Water Purification’

California to Turn Sewage Into Drinking Water

Monday, January 22nd, 2024

“Today heralds a new era of water reuse,” is a statement by Patricia Sinicropi, the Executive Director of WaterReuse California. It’s a bold claim, but it’s true.

California has approved necessary standards for converting wastewater into potable drinking water, a process known as “direct potable reuse.” This decade-in-the-making initiative represents “a landmark in the quest to reclaim some of the hundreds of millions of gallons of waste discharge that flows out to sea unused each year.”

There are both direct potable reuse and indirect potable reuse systems being put into place. Indirect potable reuse is when the purified wastewater is still run through a water treatment system before reaching your tap.

It begs the question: should you invest in a reverse osmosis system before these initiatives reach your city? Based on available information, large cities in California will be ready for this technology to go into full effect first.

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3 Ways Home Water Filtration Improves Your Everyday Life

Monday, November 13th, 2023

Water is arguably the most important thing in your home. Clean, crisp tap water should flow from your faucets with ease. It also impacts your general health, skin, and hair health, and depending on how you heat your home, keeps the heat going as well.

But you already have tap water, so why does water filtration in Sacramento, CA even need to exist as a service? Let’s break it down and how filtered water helps improve your everyday life in multiple ways.

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How Whole House Water Purification is Better Than Filters and Pitchers

Monday, October 16th, 2023

Your home’s water supply is pretty good, but it can be better. You normally pour it into a pitcher that filters it for you, but why not just handle the problem from the source? It’s time to take a look at water purification in Rancho Cordova, CA–and we’re talking about whole home purification. Instead of going through the process of purifying water, we’re going to explain why a home system can do it for you, and how it’s better than buying expensive pitchers and filters over and over again.

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