Monthly Archives: December 2014

Customer Review 12/30/2014

December 30th, 2014

I recently purchased a new home and for the first time must depend on well water. My wife and I are very consciuos of what we consume, so we had a water analysis performed and the result was poor quality. We had hard, acidic water that was full of iron and tasted funny. Although there Read More

Vortech Media Tanks

December 19th, 2014

In the water treatment industry there are two types of media tanks, the standard gravel bedded tank, and the vortech tank which has a molded media platform instead of gravel. Years ago we only had the standard tank, what we call cone and gravel type tank, which means you have your distributor tube which runs Read More

Equipment Warranties

December 14th, 2014

Lately when I’ve been online or checking local adds to see what my competitors are offering, I’m noticing more offers for life warranties on everything from acid neutralizers to well pumps. Quess what there’s no such thing in this industry, these are dealer add on on and the manufacturer will not honor these warranties if Read More

Water Systems, Make Sure Your Getting the Real Thing.

December 11th, 2014

In the water treatment industry there are 3 main media tank manufacturers, Enpress, Park, and Structural. All good tanks, with Enpress leading the way. There are also 3 main valves in the industry, Fleck, Clack and Autotrol, Fleck and Autotrol are owned by Pentair, and Clack is a privately held company. Fleck and Clack have Read More