Benefits of a Saltless Water Softener

Are you looking for a saltless water softener? Look no further. Aquarius Home Services is proud to offer the Kinetico saltless water softener. This innovative softener doesn’t use any salt or electricity, making it environmentally friendly and safe for people with sodium restrictions. If you’re looking for a way to make your home more eco-friendly, … Read more

Why Every Homeowner Should Install a Water Softener

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Why Should You Install a Water Softener? According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), an overwhelming 85% of the US is a hard water area. Hard water, which contains relatively high amounts of calcium carbonate and magnesium, is not necessarily harmful to your health. However, this mineral-rich water can have particularly damaging effects on your … Read more

Water Softener FAQs: Common Water Softening Questions Answered

Common Water Softening Questions Answered

Did you know that hard water problems exist in 85% of homes nationwide? With those odds, especially if you’re living in Minnesota or Wisconsin, it’s very possible that your home is one of them. Fortunately, a water softener system offers a simple solution. If you are one of the many people who have considered purchasing … Read more

How Often Should I Get My Water Softener Serviced?

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Let’s face it: water softening systems are often completely forgotten about and overlooked. Few people give them a second thought, at least until they stop working properly. This is by design, as most water softeners are completely automatic, so they require less attention than most other household appliances. Even still, water softening systems play an … Read more

Which Type of Salt is Best for my Water Softener?

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Request a Quote Evaporated salt is the best type of salt you can buy for your water softener, and we recommend it for any Kinetico water softening system. However, there are other reasons why you may choose a different salt when it comes to salts you purchase for your home’s water softening system. For instance, … Read more

How Often Should I Replace My Water Softener?

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At Aquarius Water Conditioning, we are passionate about water. We think about the water and water softening systems in homes like yours all day, every day! We also understand that most people don’t have nearly as much enthusiasm about these topics as we do. Most families never think about their home’s water or water softener … Read more

Is Soft Water Better For Your Home’s Plumbing?

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Many people desire to own a home over continuing to rent, as homes are valuable assets, and they are more customizable to suit a family’s needs. Unfortunately, being a homeowner also means you are responsible for any repairs and maintenance that may be needed, or any disasters that may arise. As a result, preventative measures … Read more

Should Drinking Water Contain Minerals?

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Taking a Closer Look at Truly Healthy Drinking Water Millions of people are paying extra attention to their health these days and with good reason. Sicknesses abound, and a continually growing number of medical issues seem to be coming to light. For quite some time, studies have shown that drinking water is one of the … Read more

Water Softener Winterization Guide

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In the Midwest, when the days get shorter and the nights grow colder, it’s time to start the process of winterizing your cabin for the long months ahead. You may have many “to-dos” on your winter checklist before you can officially close up your cabin, but make sure water softener winterization is at the top … Read more

Can Hard Water Cause Hair Loss?

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We all know the minerals in hard water can cause dry hair and frizz, but will hard water cause hair loss, too? The higher the concentration of calcium and magnesium in your water supply the harder the water (USGS). And if these minerals have the ability to irritate our skin, create soap scum buildup, and … Read more

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We love our Kinetico whole-home water treatment system.  No residue around our faucets.  No smelly well water.  My wife loves what Kinetico water does for her hair and skin and the Sherck boys LOVE the Kinetico K5 Drinking System (They fill their water bottles before hockey and soccer practices).

Clean, healthy, great-tasing water.  That is Kinetico!”

Bill Sherck

MN Bound

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