Salt Vs. Salt-Free Water Softeners – With or Without Salt?

Water Softeners are widely acknowledged as one of the systems that can handle hard water issues effectively and reduce the negative effects that it has on your clothes, your skin, your home’s water system, and the water-using appliances in your home like your washing machine, water heater and other appliances such as your shower doors.   … Read more

Will Running Water Softener Without Salt Ruin It?

Water Softeners are systems that need to be maintained, and one of the ways to do that is to ensure their brine tank doesn’t run out of salt. Water Softeners need salt to soften water effectively.  Salt helps the formation of the brine solution, actualization of the ion exchange process, and an effective regeneration cycle … Read more

Does a Water Softener Remove Chlorine From Your Water?

In this article will answer the question, “do water softeners remove chlorine?” As you’ll discover below, chlorine removal can be done easily with a reverse osmosis system or other home water softeners. But first, you must understand how a water softener works and what harmful chemicals are hiding in your tap water. Do water softeners … Read more

What is freezing rain, and how does it form?

A common question we get is, “What is freezing rain?” And we get that it might be confusing to find the correct answers out there. So we decided to do a guide for you.  Is freezing rain dangerous, and should you drive in it?  In this post, you’ll get all the answers. So you can … Read more

Can you drink rainwater, and is it safe? (Answered) 

A common question among rain harvesting owners is this:  Can I drink the collected rainwater?  This is a good question, especially if you’re trying to be self-sufficient on rainwater or just starting with collecting rainwater.  In this post, you’ll learn everything you need to know about this topic, including safety when drinking rainwater, can drinking … Read more