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AWWA offers tips for maintaining water quality in the home
As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Assn. joins water professionals across North America in helping consumers learn to maintain high-quality water throughout their household plumbing systems.
After water enters a home, conditions in the home plumbing system can affect the water’s quality.
“Our water providers work very hard to be sure that the water leaving the treatment plant meets all federal and state standards,” said AWWA Executive Director David LaFrance. “As consumers, it’s up to us to help protect that water quality by maintaining our homes’ pipes and faucets.”
To assist homeowners, AWWA has provided these top tips for maintaining water quality at home:
Additional information about maintaining water quality at home is available at www.drinktap.org.