What Is the Average Life Expectancy of a Water Softener?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 5, 2020 1:46:27 AM ET

The average water softener system lasts about 10 to 15 years, according to SaltlessWater.com. Salt-based systems can last up to 20 years if well maintained, and salt-free water softeners may last even longer than that.

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