Guidance On Drinking Water Quality In Scotland

What does it mean if the drinking water from your private supply looks, smells or tastes bad? These guidelines for drinking water quality will help you determine whether there’s an issue with your private water supply and how to get wholesome, great-tasting water. Drinking water quality – an overview In Scotland, our drinking water comes […]

Lead Pipe Health Risks & How To Replace Lead Plumbing

Scotland’s drinking water is ranked one of the best in the world. Our fresh, clear drinking water is the upside to living in a country with heavy rainfall. According to Scottish Water, water quality in Scotland is at an all-time high with 99.91% of tests taken at the kitchen tap complying with strict regulatory standards. […]

UV Water Filters For Private Water Supplies

UV water treatment is the most common type of water purification. Domestic UV water treatment is preferred over chemical treatments because it’s reliable and simple to use with minimal maintenance and consumables. There’s also no wasteful by-products or chemicals associated with such systems. UV systems use a UV water filter or steriliser to ensure safe […]

How to Test your Private Water Supply’s pH Balance for Safe Consumption

Water quality in Scotland ranks among the highest in the world. 99.91% of samples passed The Drinking Water Quality Regulator for Scotland’s stringent tests and Scottish Water regularly tests drinking water across Scotland. pH balance is an integral part of our wholesome, healthy tap water. However, if you stay in a region of Scotland that […]

Landlord’s Responsibilities For Managing Legionella

Landlords are legally obligated to conduct Legionella risk assessments on their rental properties, but that doesn’t mean they have to pay for it. Many landlords are being led astray by letting agents who have misinterpreted the government guidelines.

Getting out of Lockdown – Step by Step Water Safety

The Government said last month that we couldn’t live this way forever. We echo this as we want to get back to some resemblance of normality as we knew it before the Covid-19 pandemic. For many, that’s seeing our friends and family, getting back to work or education. For pHX Water that’s getting out and […]