We recently came across an article about the police and mayor of Belleville, New Jersey, warning residents about door-to-door water testing scammers. Detectives posing as homeowners said that a woman tried to tell them that they would need a filter system for every faucet in the house and that it would cost them around $12,000. They also observed that the salespeople were … [Read more...] about Is Door-to-Door Water Testing a Scam?
Have you noticed P65 warnings on a lot of the products or foods that you've been buying? It will usually say something like "This product can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm." It seems as if these P65 warning labels are showing up on more and more, so we've decided to get to do some … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About P65 Warnings
Recently, we have seen numerous news reports about toxic lead levels being found in many places in the U.S. and even in Canada. In many cases, residents did not know that their drinking water contained toxic levels of lead. Lead in water is harmful, especially for children. Lead exposure can lead to physical and behavioral effects in children and can cause adults to suffer … [Read more...] about How Do You Know If Your Water Has Lead?
Let’s talk about mold. As we begin to approach the winter season (aka the wet season), it’s important to remember that mold can become a huge problem if the proper precautions are not taken. Believe it or not, mold is still a problem that many Americans face, and awareness is very important. According to the EPA, “Molds live in the soil, on plants, and on dead or decaying … [Read more...] about How to Protect Your Home From Mold This Season
August is National Water Quality Month and at FiltersFast.com, we believe that it’s the perfect opportunity to talk about the importance of knowing what’s in your drinking water and where it’s coming from. As Americans, we just blindly trust that the water that we drink is clean, but is it really? It is important to be aware of what’s in your water and to educate yourself on … [Read more...] about Why FiltersFast.com Cares About National Water Quality Month