Water Expert Andy Ball: Salt in Softeners


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Andy Ball



How much salt should my softener use?

1. An average softener with 1 cu. ft. of resins (30,000 grain, 10 ” x 44 ” tank) should use about 6-8 lbs. per regeneration to achieve an economical 24,000 grain capacity (hardness in grains divided into grains of capacity results in the gallons of water that can be treated before resins is exhausted).

2. The national average is 60 lbs. per month, but that can vary depending upon the quantity and the quality of water being treated.

Andy Ball
862-354-7698


Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Join 'Midwifery Mingle' at the Cooperage
HONESDALE — Women of all ages and their children are invited to the annual "Midwifery Mingle" from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday,...
Image Evan Snyder completes Eagle Scout project
Delaware Valley High School student Evan Snyder (pictured) has completed his Eagle Scout project, which provided the Children's Advocacy Center (CAC) of Safe Haven of Pike County...
Image 'Faure-In-A-Day' workshop coming to Drew Methodist
, N.Y. — All singers are welcome to a one-day "Faure Requiem" workshop hosted by the Tri-State Chorale from 2 to 5...
Image Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Airport Diner days before Rosh Hashanah
BY ERIKA NORTON
Residents in the Sussex/Wantage area woke up on Sunday morning to news of a grim discovery —...

VIDEOS



Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.



MOST READ

Local News
Chamber awards dinner rescheduled
  • Sep 19, 2017
Entertainment
Newton Theatre to present A Christmas Carol
  • Sep 18, 2017
Entertainment
St. Joseph's to hold tricky tray
  • Sep 17, 2017
Where in clues
Pike's Peek
  • Sep 14, 2017
Local News
Venturing toward Alaska
  • Sep 13, 2017
Local News
Delaware River frack ban moves forward
  • Sep 14, 2017
Entertainment
Readers and Writers Festival gets busy
  • Sep 14, 2017

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Milford, PA