We’ve created this guide to answer any questions you might have about water softening & water softeners.
What is Water Softening?
Water Softening removes hardness minerals such as calcium and magnesium from water using the process of ion exchange. The benefits of soft water include eliminating future scale buildup, healthier skin & hair, well-performing appliances, and long-lasting water heaters.
Check out the resources below to learn more about water softeners and soft water!
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Rainwater is naturally soft. Thus, one with rainwater harvesting gets to experience the MANY benefits of soft water. From protecting plumbing and appliances, to clear surfaces and dishes, to healthy and soft skin and hair.
Hard water coats your hair with calcium and magnesium, this causes it to get dry and tangly. Your hair will never feel better than it does when using soft water.
Hot water tanks may be the appliance most affected by hard water. Softeners allow the water to flow through the system with no buildup. (See Batelle Report)
Any water use appliance such as dishwashers or clothes washers are affected negatively by hard water. Soft water increases efficiency and life-span. (see Battelle Report)
Calcium and magnesium in hard water will build up in pipes and plumbing over the years. With soft water, you pipes and plumbing stay clean and smooth.
Isn’t it great when something so luxurious is also extremely practical and healthy?