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Water Hardness

Why Own a Softener?
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This is how much hard water can shorten the life of your water using appliances and fixtures:

PERCENTAGE REDUCTION IN LIFE EXPECTANCY ATTRIBUTED TO HARD WATER
Toilets70%
Water Heaters50%
Faucets40%
Dishwashers30%
Clothes Washer30%

WATER HEATING ENERGY SAVINGS

Percentage Increase in energy consumption:
Gas 1/4 inch scale29.5% savings soft water
Electric 1/4 inch scale21.7% savings using soft water
*Study done by New Mexico State University, confirmed by Batteles Columbus Division engineers.
"Maytag, G.E., Whirlpool, Speed Queen, Hot Point and Kitchen Aid recommend soft water as ameans to help washers perform better and last longer."

QUICKER CLEANUP

Soft water gets rid of the hardness that causes the ugly film and build-up in your bathtub, sink and shower. According to a study done by Ohio State University, you can cut house cleaning time by one-third with the help of soft water. That's over 10 eight hour days per year!

WHITER, BRIGHTER, LONGER LASTING LAUNDRY

According to a study by Perdue University, clothing life can extend by 15%.

THE COST OF YOUR CLEANING SUPPLY BILL CAN BE SLASHED BY UP TO 80%!

Why Own a Softener? It Only Makes Sense!

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