Category: Safety

National Water Quality Month

National Water Quality Month

[ 0 ] August 24, 2016 |

If you are a fan of high quality water, you’re going to appreciate the importance of National Water Quality Month celebrated in August. It is a month to remember the importance of good, clean water for all living things. National Water Quality Month is an ideal time to learn important ways you can help do your […]

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In-Home Water Filtration Systems

In-Home Water Filtration Systems

[ 0 ] February 5, 2016 |

Water is the single most important thing to sustain life here on earth. So when the quality of a community’s water system is poor, the impact can be catastrophic. Worldwide, close to 2.5 billion people don’t have access to adequate sanitation, close to three quarters of a billion people don’t have access to clean water, and […]

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Bathroom Safety Tips

Bathroom Safety Tips

[ 0 ] January 20, 2016 |

January is National Bath Safety Month, and when 70% of home accidents occur in the bathroom, it’s definitely not a topic to be overlooked. While the bathroom can be a dangerous place for anybody, seniors and children tend to be most susceptible to bathroom-related accidents. Fortunately, many of these accidents can be avoided through awareness and prevention […]

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Can Your Water Heater Be Deadly?

Can Your Water Heater Be Deadly?

[ 0 ] December 2, 2014 |

Winter is an important time to think about the safety of your gas appliances, specifically when it comes to their dangerous byproduct, carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide is a deadly, colorless, odorless, poisonous gas that is produced by the incomplete burning of fuels such as coal, wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane, or natural gas. Any appliance, […]

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Fire Hydrant Flushing

Fire Hydrant Flushing

[ 0 ] April 20, 2010 |

Many of you have probably noticed “Hydrant Flushing” signs being posted around your neighborhood recently. Each year, the Public Works Department opens fire hydrants throughout the city and allows the water to flow through the pipes. The hydrant-flushing program is very important to the maintenance of the city’s water system.     It serves the […]

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