The best water softener to buy will be one that softens and filters the water. Culligan, Pelican, Kinetico, and GE are the top four brands of water softeners around. More »

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The best place to locate a water softener is in a basement, garage or utility room near a main water line, electrical outlet and a drain. The area should be level, dry and not subject to freezing temperatures. More »

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The best salt brands to use for a water softener will depend on the mineral levels in the hard water and a person's water softening needs, states Morton Salt. Examples of water softener brands include Morton and Ecowater... More »

Installing a water softener usually involves cutting into the water supply line, cutting and installing the pipes, connecting the water softener and testing the newly installed device. The water softener should ideally b... More »

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The best salt brands to use for a water softener will depend on the mineral levels in the hard water and a person's water softening needs, states Morton Salt. Examples of water softener brands include Morton and Ecowater... More »

The standard maintenance for a Culligan water softener involves adding salt to the water softener, assessing a household?s salt usage and performing a six-point water softener inspection to determine if water softener re... More »

The best place to locate a water softener is in a basement, garage or utility room near a main water line, electrical outlet and a drain. The area should be level, dry and not subject to freezing temperatures. More »

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