What are the reasons
of water hardness and ways to make your water softer at home.
In fact, it is possible to determine
water hardness at home without any special tools, strips, etc. You will have to
be little more observant.
attention to the intensity of scaling in the kettle. When boiling, this scale
is formed from salts, which make the water harder.
you observe the process of making tea, or rather note its duration, you may
also determine the water hardness. In soft water high-quality black tea is
brewed within 3-4 minutes. In hard water this process takes twice longer.
attention to the way the foam is formed from soap. If soap foams badly, then
the water is hard. If there is much foam and it is difficult to wash it out
from your hands, then you have a soft water. The same effect appear when you
wash your hands in the river water.
easiest way is to boil water before use
may use soda. But not a baking soda, the calcined
one. Add one or two teaspoons of soda to a bucket of water – and you get soft
water for washing.
Based on materials: life-hack.com.ua