What is the average salt used in a water softener?

Answer The amount of salt used in a water softener depends on the type of salt used and the amount of calcium and magnesium in the water. Keep the reservoir at least 50 percent full of salt and check the ... Read More »

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Can you use any kind of water softener salt in a dishwasher designed to use such salt specifically a Miele?

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What is the cost of a good water softener that uses salt?

The average cost of water softeners that use salt vary based on the hardness of the water supply, according to the University of Arizona (UA). The price of water softeners range from $300 to $1,000... Read More »

Which will let a propane water heater anode last longer Potassium or salt in the water softener?

Potassium is more reactive than sodium and will cause a sacrificial anode to deplete quicker. However, the rates of depletion are still relatively close, so that should not be a deciding factor wh... Read More »

How do I get hard salt out of water softener?

Use a Broom HandleKeep a broom handle and a pencil on hand. Stand the broom handle next to the tank. Make a mark on the broom handle at the top of the salt tank. Push the broom handle carefully int... Read More »