Get expert advice based on your home and budget


Get expert advice based on your home and budget


Do you ever get the horrible taste of chlorine in your drinking water?

Or get out of a shower or bath all itchy and red?

Or notice a green or rusty tinge to the colour of your water?

Our drinking water, whether it comes from the mains supply, a bore or a rainwater tank is likely to be contaminated. Some water quality data is available from your local water corporation on mains water. However, you won’t know the quality of the water coming out of your taps, your bore, or your rainwater tank, unless you test it.

Unfortunately, whilst the water that comes out of our kitchen tap is clean, much has been added intentionally (such as chlorine, fluoride) and just as much unintentionally (such as heavy metals, pesticides, fertilisers, asbestos).

To remove these contaminants you need a water filter for your drinking water but also your shower, bath and laundry. There are a huge variety of filters on the market today, from simple table-top plastic jugs to whole house filtering systems. It’s not straightforward – it depends on so many factors: cost, bench-top space, under-sink space, water pressure, contaminants etc. There are four main types of drinking water filter systems: jug; under counter; bench-top, and tap mounted. As well as customised undercounted filters, you can also install a reverse osmosis filter.

Which do you choose? That’s where I come in. I will assess your unique situation so that when you invest in a filter it’s customised to your needs.

What to expect from a Water Quality Assessment


  1. An initial phone consultation to discuss your concerns and needs.
  2. Completion of a brief questionnaire.
  3. Determination as to the requirement for air quality sampling* in consultation with you.
  4. On-site audit to assess possible causes of allergens.
  5. Verbal feedback on the day.
  6. A video and report including a checklist of hazards with a priority rating for action steps.
  7. Follow up phone call and email to check-in on progress and any concerns.

Prices start from $250 depending on location.

Book your Water Quality Assessment

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Una Phelan Eco Coach

*Water quality analysis is not usually required. If you are keen to purchase a drinking water filter it’s usually not necessary. However, if you are concerned about a particular water quality parameter (for e.g. lead, copper) for health reasons it could be useful. It is also helpful to investigate the quality of your bore or tank water.

If water quality testing is necessary, we can undertake it one of two ways. By ordering the kit online or through a laboratory yourself, or I can just do it all for you. In either case, I will interpret the results but to reduce the costs you may prefer to organise it yourself. Just let me know when we chat.

Don’t have time for a full Water Quality Assessment? 

No problem, book in for a 60-minute online consultation at a time that suits.

Types of Home Assessments I Offer

Healthy Home Review

The most comprehensive review I offer takes into account your entire home. It includes all the common culprits making your home unhealthy. Learn more...

Air Quality Assessment

Whilst we usually associate air pollution with smoking chimneys and burning fires, you may be surprised to know that our indoor air quality can be ten times more polluted than outdoors. Learn more...

Allergens Assessment

Asthma, eczema and hayfever plague about 20% of the Australian population and 1 in 3 children are affected by the age of 5. It is estimated that about 20% of the global population is allergic... Learn more...

Water Quality Assessment

Our drinking water, whether it comes from the mains supply, a bore or a rainwater tank is likely to be contaminated. Some water quality data is available from your local water corporation on mains water. Learn more...

Chemical Products Detox

Cleaning products, washing powders, toiletries and synthetic fragrances. The list of chemicals in our homes goes on. You know they are no good but have no clue what you should replace them with. Learn more...

EMF Testing

We are all exposed to unnatural levels of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF). We cannot see these frequencies but they exist everywhere from the Andes to the Amazon. Learn more...

Small Business or Home Office Review

I’ve been there. I’ve sat at my desk and on comes a headache. Or I’ve gone to my local library to get some peace and quiet and a wave of exhaustion descends on me. Learn more...

Healthy Nursery or Bedroom Review

I’ve been there – big time. And I know I can help you. I tried everything imaginable to put an end to the relentless night terrors my son suffered for about four years. Learn more...

Moving Home Assessment

Before you commit to your new home, whether it's a rental or, let me assess it for how healthy and natural it is so you can do the best for your family's wellbeing. Learn more...

Light Quality Assessment

How toxic can an innocent looking lightbulb be? Find out the effects of your indoor lighting on your health and wellbeing. Learn more...

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