The quality of drinking water in the UK is consistently among the best in the world. However, once water enters your home, there are a few simple household tips you can follow to ensure that same quality remains for your drinking, cooking, and bathing.
The Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) has collaborated with Water UK to help develop 'Looking after water in your home' - a booklet providing advice to homeowners with properties connected to the public water supply.
Water UK - the trade body for water companies in the UK - developed the document with WRAS to help homeowners keep drinking water safe inside the boundary of their homes. It offers advice and tips on how to protect the water by ensuring the quality of plumbing installations, ultimately keeping homeowners and their families safe.
The booklet includes information on:
You can download your copy here.