We offer a variety of water softener products to meet your household's needs. Our systems come with a warranty and are easy to install. If you are looking for a high quality water softener system, you have come to the right place!
A water softener is a home water treatment system that removes excess minerals from hard water, specifically calcium and magnesium. Hard water can cause a variety of problems in the home, including scaling on pipes and appliances, dry skin and hair, and reduced soap and detergent effectiveness. A water softener works by passing the water through a bed of small beads, called zeolite or resin, which have a positive charge. The beads attract and trap the excess minerals, which are then flushed out of the system. Water softeners use a process called ion exchange to remove the minerals and replace them with sodium ions, which do not cause scaling.
There are several types of water softener systems available, including salt-based systems, salt-free systems, and magnetic systems. Salt-based systems are the most common and use a combination of zeolite or resin beads and salt to remove the excess minerals. Salt-free systems use a different method to alter the minerals so that they do not cause scaling, but they do not actually remove them. Magnetic systems use a magnetic field to alter the minerals and prevent scaling, but they do not remove the minerals either.
Water softeners can be installed at the point of entry to the home, where they can treat all the water in the home, or they can be installed at the point of use, where they can treat only the water in a specific area or appliance. Water softeners require regular maintenance, including refilling the salt and cleaning the resin bed, to ensure they are operating effectively. They can be an effective solution for those who have hard water and want to improve the quality and performance of their home's water.