Polyfluoroalkyl Substances, or PFAS for short, are chemicals that are widely used in manufacturing across the globe. Through use, they are leached into the environment as a byproduct that can be found in our drinking water, food, and more. What’s more, while the exact effects on humans is still little understood, animal testing has indicated that high concentrations of PFAS exposure can lead to liver damage, reproductive harm, and thyroid issues. Many states, including New Hampshire, have identified drinking water sources that are contaminated with PFAS and have suggested that all residents have their private wells tested.

Blue dots indicate high levels of PFAS in ground water.

The best way to protect yourself is to start with a professional water sample. The water sample is then sent off to a state accredited lab, which will provide you with a complete panel of results. With Heritage, our water quality experts will help guide you through these results, and determine if your home could benefit from a filtration system designed for your exact needs.

The good news is that a properly designed and installed treatment system can mitigate or eliminate PFAS concentrations in your water. With the water quality experts at Heritage, we can make this process as painless as possible, with most installs completed within 48 hours of approval.

NHDES PFAS Treatment System Rebate – Up To $5,000 Back

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services is offering residents a substantial rebate towards two options:

  • Up to $5,000 for a PFAS treatment system on a private well.
  • Up to $10,000 for costs associated with switching to a public water source.

To apply, simply follow the link and discover if your situation qualifies for a PFAS treatment system rebate: PFAs Treatment Rebate

Even More Benefits With Water Filtration

While you’re deciding if PFAS are a concern in your well water, did you know that there are even more common issues a filtration system can address? The fact is, whether you’re on a community water supply or your own private well, the average Northeast homeowner has been found to be affected by over 100 different contaminants in their domestic water sources, such as: bacteria, disinfectant additives, arsenic, radon, industrial chemicals, and more. Many of these have been attributed to increased risk of cancer and other severe illnesses.

You use your water everyday, so why shouldn’t you know what’s in it? Heritage’s well and water quality experts are here to help, bringing decades of experience in the field of mitigating or virtually eliminating residential water issues. We’ll provide you with a full water analysis of your home’s water supply, and design a customized solution based on your exact water needs and budget, so you can decide what’s best for your home.

With a water filtration or treatment system by Heritage, you can mitigate or virtually eliminate common issues such as:

  • Water Hardness
  • Low pH & Alkalinity
  • Iron
  • Manganese
  • Radon
  • Arsenic

…and more!

A Healthier Home Starts with Cleaner Water

There’s a lot of things we can’t control in our lives when it comes to our health, but thankfully you can control the water that you and your family use on a daily basis. Count on the water quality experts at Heritage for cleaner water in your home, with a water filtration or treatment system that is custom designed to the exact needs of your water supply. To help you get started, we’ve created a page dedicated to all things water quality, so follow the link to learn more about your options for better water quality today!

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