Calcium in your Water
- I wrote earlier that I was concerned about the calcium in our water -- and
Mittens will not touch distilled water, bottled water, or filtered water!!!
He just looks at me, then lays down next to his water dish to wait for the
I bought this bottle of test strips http://www.cuzn.com/watertests.html for
a very reasonable price (shipping was high, but still worth it). Note that
ppm is equal to mg of calcium per liter of water. You put the strip into
water for 3 seconds, then compare the color to the colors on the bottle.
It turned out that we have very soft water (less than 20ppm).
Bill & Linda Fischbach (@home)
King George, Virginia