Research has revealed the link between hard water and skin conditions like eczema.  Scientists at the University of Sheffield and King’s College London have proved that hard water damages the skin, raising the risk of infection and potentially contributing to the development of eczema and that when it comes to skin conditions softened water can make all the difference.  The NHS website lists “water – especially hard, chalky water or heavy chlorinated water” as a common irritant of contact dermatitis.

Just one of the health benefits of installing a water softener in your home – For more information please contact us at Silkflow Water Treatment Specialists and let us see if we can help – Call us on 01494 436205.