Over the years the Milcol team have installed 100's of water softeners.
We have no biased towards any manufacturer and will be happy to advise.
Our installer will give you the inside track on how to look after and maintain your softener.
Anyone living in Ashford the surrounding towns and villages or indeed the Kent area will be aware of the fact that we have hard water, this is due to the high levels of chalk in our water supply, take a look in your Kettle now, and you will be able to see the effects of this build up.
Although you cannot easily look at the heating elements of your boiler, water cylinders, dishwasher or washing machine, these appliances will be suffering from the same limescale build up.
Ultimately this limescale build up can have a destructive effect on your appliances as when covered in limescale the heating elements of your appliances need to work harder to achieve the same results this, in turn, shortens the lifespan of your machines.
Along with easing the strain on your domestic appliances a water softener is known to have health-related benefits including softer skin, water softeners can also be helpful for those with dry skin conditions.
We install salt-based water softeners in Ashford Kent and the surrounding areas typically we install the well-known brand Monarch as we have found their systems to be reliable and effective although we will fit all other major brands of softener for professional water softener installation Ashford Kent get in Touch.
Although different brands of water softener may make slightly different claims, the processes are virtually the same essentially water softeners work by swapping calcium or magnesium ( both of which cause hard water) with sodium; this process is called ion exchange.
A water softener contains small beads which are filled with sodium as water runs through the system the pellets retain the Calcium and Magnesium effectively exchanging it with sodium, this chemical process or ion exchange serves to soften the water.
Softened water prevents limescale build up on taps, showers, water pipes and heating elements.
Softened water prolongs the life of your domestic appliances.
A water softener cuts the amount of detergent needed to wash clothes dishes and even reduces the amount of shampoo required to wash your hair! This reduces your spend on household detergents as you will need to use less to achieve the same results.
Regarding health, softened water improves the softness of your skin and can help with conditions such as psoriasis and Eczema.
Water softener installation Ashford Kent will benefit your domestic appliances, health and pocket. To discuss your water softening options and the suitability of your home feel free to contact us.
Our plumbers have over 15 years experience, will turn up on time and complete your water softener installation to the highest standard.