[Today kicks off a big week in our home base of Minnesota as Major League Baseball's All Star Game, and corresponding festivities, blow into town.
This is exciting, both because the eyes of the world will be trained on our backyard, but also because WaterFilters.NET has a unique connection to this game.
When the Minnesota Twins built Target Field, they built what is still the most sustainable ballpark in the league, due in large part to a custom Rain Water Recycle System provided by Pentair. Pentair, a Minneapolis, MN-based company, just happens to be one of our strategic partners - and we are happy to carry several of their commercial and residential Pentek filtration products. click to continue reading
Independence Day brings us to that part of summer that isn’t quite the kickoff, yet is still a considerable ways off from the ‘dog days.’ We could say, however, that in addition to a time to reflect on our Independence, the 4th of July is a time to reflect on just what type of toll hot weather can take on our bodies – specifically and sneakily – dehydration. click to continue reading
[Tragically, the death of a dog in St. Paul, Minnesota this week was blamed on blue-green algae. Last year, we published the post below, sharing instructions from the California Department of Public Health indicating what you should do whether your child or pet makes their way into this toxic water.
With this week's news, and algae bloom season in full swing, it seemed a good time to revisit the post below. We encourage all parents and pet owners to read and bookmark this post, so it's easily accessible when needed.] click to continue reading
Was a recent boil water alert too little, too late for Wake Forest residents? That’s what some are suggesting in the video linked to from the image to the left. click to continue reading
When I first started this company more than ten years ago, I can safely say that all employees considered it a top workplace. That said, considering it was only myself and a few dedicated family members, it wasn’t the most difficult award to achieve. An honor more difficult to achieve, and far more notable, was found in yesterday’s local newspaper.
The Star Tribune, the paper of record in Minneapolis, MN, has named WaterFilters.NET a 2014 National Standard Setter in its annual Top Workplaces feature. click to continue reading
This week, we celebrate the gift of dads and other significant father figures in our lives.
For nearly all us, this means thinking of the most thoughtful gifts we can give to those who helped raise us into the people we became. For most of us, this also means running into a huge ‘gift block.’
So for anyone that hasn’t picked up the perfect Father’s Day gift yet, we’re here to give you some great ideas from our store, all of which will help ensure your dad uses, serves and drinks the cleanest tasting drinking water possible in his home. click to continue reading
So what exactly happened in Portland?
Over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, E. Coli was found in samples taken of the area’s drinking water supply, leading to a boil water alert for over 650,000 residents. click to continue reading
[This year's April showers are starting to result in May flowers throughout the country. But can April showers, if filtered, also results in May follicles?
Find out by revisiting this post from last year where Dr. Oz talks about the potential of shower filters to prevent hair loss.] click to continue reading