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Iron in New Hampshire Water

How Much Is Too Much? Removing Iron from Your Water

The existence of iron in New Hampshire's water is not as uncommon as you may think. Both iron and manganese are naturally occurring elements in the earth's crust, and carried into groundwater through rock and soil. In some cases, residential or commercial plumbing systems made of iron can corrode, allowing iron to seep into a household water supply.

While iron and manganese are not hazardous to your health, and many water systems contain trace amounts of one or both of the elements, in excess they can cause problems beyond simply a foul odor, taste, or color. Reddish-brown stains that are difficult to remove may begin to appear on laundry, dishes, and fixtures.

Additionally, the buildup of these minerals in pipes and plumbing fixtures reduces water flow and pressure over time, which can increase water and energy bills dramatically.

A recent study also stated that hard water (which is frequently caused by excessive iron in the water) can cause a multitude of skin issues and eczema especially in babies and young children whose skin is more sensitive to elements. You can read moreon the subject in this article by clicking here.

How Can Capital Well Clean Water Center Help? 

As a certified installer of Evolve's state-of-the-art water treatment systems, our team can help deliver residential and commercial customers across New Hampshire the cleanest, purest water possible. Evolve's EV conditioners come equipped with patented disinfection systems that remove iron while preserving the plumbing and fixtures in your home or business.

And with over 30 years’ experience providing trusted, reliable water services to New Hampshire and beyond, the team at Capital Well Clean Water Center can ensure you're in good hands.

Test for Iron in Your Water Today!

For iron testing and water treatment services to keep your systems clean and clear of contaminants, call (800) 924-1192 today, or fill out the form on this page and one of our clean water professionals will contact you to arrange a water test.

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150 Concord Stage Road
Dunbarton, NH 03046
603-774-6155

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