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You’ve undoubtedly heard numerous times that water conservation is one of the most effective ways of sustaining the environment. In addition to saving you money on you monthly water bill, limiting the amount of water that you use every day reduces overall water pollution and it saves thousands of dollars that would have been spent […]

You take care of yourself. You exercise, you eat healthy food, and you use softening skin lotions, but despite all this, you can’t seem to rid yourself of irritated skin. Are you just naturally inclined to dry, flaky skin? The good news is that no, you probably aren’t. The source of your irritated skin may […]

On November 8, 2015, the City of Boca Raton Utility Services Department announced a two-week modified disinfection process was in effect. The more aggressive treatment provides additional protection against bacteria, but means drinking water will contain chlorine residue instead of the relatively weaker chloramine residue. The process will continue until Sunday, November 22, 2015. What […]

If you ever feel the desire to start a fight at a crowded dermatology convention, ask the attendees how often you should exfoliate your skin. Then, sit back, and watch the ensuing chaos. How often we should exfoliate is a great topic of debate. While most sources suggest once or twice a week, it really […]

Minimize shower water usage in four easy steps!

Showers are the third largest source of water use in the American home, after toilets and washing machines. On average, Americans use 17.2 gallons of water per shower, with an average shower time of 8.2 minutes. Showering is much more water-efficient than bathing, which consumes anywhere from 35 to 50 gallons of water. However, you […]