The truth is many of us don't spend much time thinking about the quality of our drinking water. In Bermuda, we have always been taught that tank water was excellent water. Often we are lulled into a false sense of security that our water quality is top-notch, while in reality there may be alarming amounts of contaminants in our residential water supply.
When should I get my water tested and what should I test for?
The Water Quality Association offers an interactive Diagnose Your Drinking Water tool on its Web site, https://www.wqa.org/ which can help you figure out why your tap water smells like rotten eggs, tastes like salt, or spots your glasses.