What do you know about the water that comes out of your faucet? What do you know happens to your water when you’re finished using it, and it leaves your house?

KLGR’s Joshua Dixon talked with certified water specialist Sarah Steward-Dwire of Redwood Falls about that very subject, and this edition of KLGR Community Cafe comes with something rare in radio: a visual aid.

Sarah brought in some examples of what different levels of mineral build-up your house gets if you don’t have a water softener. As you listen to the interview, feel free to glance up at the photo to follow along: