and Your water Softener
The facts below
you the Knowledge needed to become, a truly informed consumer.
Cation & Anion resin......>>>>
What Is Resin ?
Cation & Anion resin
are the media's you will find in a water softener.
You might say
it is the heart of the system.
is the most popular. This attracts the scale causing compounds from
The Bad news
Resin breaks down
presence of chlorine. Your water has 2 to 5 ppm of chlorine.
eventually cracks and turns to a basic mush. Then it washes out
of your system.
It dose not
matter what kind of Warranty you get, "Warranties
are for parts only. " A warranty is basically a sales tool used
on the unsuspecting consumer.
An average service call in the water softener business is
$130.00 to $300.00 for labor. Many times, your lucky if you
get someone who really knows what they're doing. After a few service calls, someone may finally tell you
it will cost another
$800.00 to $1200.00 to do a resin
change. This will usually occur within 3 to 7 years.
matter who's water softener you bought or what your warranty says.
Chlorine will break down your resin!
The money you
than makeup for the cost of the parts for that
Notice all the points about the water softener below are positive.
These are Sales points.
the uninformed consumer. Usually this deceit is not
intentional on the part of the sales person. They usually have no
clue, in regard to technical things. They are trained to sell, and
encouraged not to ask tech questions. I know this. I've been there.
This is why I'm here now, helping you.
Notice the description of the resin. It
says High quality resin for chlorinated water. The truth is chlorine
will slowly, but definitely, break down all types of resin. Here at
Primary solutions, we service all brands of water softeners.
know all the problems you will have with these systems, Including
the valves, tanks, and all the integral parts. We have worked hard
and long at finding, The Right
solution for our customers.
MY Purpose here is
to show you how a water softener works. Then I will show you
ours. You will then be able to make an informed decision.
Rainsoft, Culligan, Echo, GE, Rayne, Hague ECT.
These systems have
Proprietary parts. They are ordinary water softeners, with
expensive service calls. These systems are being sold for 3
to 6 thousand dollars. When you buy them, you're paying for
advertising, marketing, the cost of the constant turn
over of sales people, and high sales commissions.
When you need service. you
need to deal with them Because of the Proprietary parts.
Again you're paying for advertising, marketing, the
cost of the constant turn over of sales and service people,
and high sales commissions.
Fortunately, for some people who find us, we can
replace there Proprietary valve with a better one.
This results in you not having to deal with them again. Or
you may need a resin change, which we will do for far less then they will.
Also you will have the piece of mind that comes with
knowing, that the job was done correctly. Quite often
people choose to replace these systems with our superior
solutions. This is your opportunity to avoid all the
headaches and expenses.
Keep in mind, regardless
of how high-tech or pretty a system looks on the outside,
it's what is inside that will make all the difference in the
world to you. Keep in mind, while looking at these systems, how
chlorine destroys resin.
look at the systems on the right are they the
They could be. The valves are
the same. One tank has a pretty cover and the other does
not. The salt tanks are different, but what is in side the
system? Put your mouse over
pictures on the right and see.
You may have noticed they are the
same, on the inside. They have no way of protecting the
Now notice these systems on the right:
The valve is
Proprietary. Also notice inside the system. The resin is at
the top and the carbon is at the bottom. The sales person
would say something like this:
is much more than a water softener, it is a state of the art
water conditioning system. It removes chemicals and softens
The fact is, the resin is being attacked
by chlorine. Then the carbon removes the chlorine before it
enters your home. To make matters worse, there is only enough
carbon to ABSORB chlorine for 1
to 2 years depending on your water usage. And there is
nothing to stop the growth of bacteria and algae, inside
in a solution that makes sense ?
has solved the problem. Designed, Engineered & Manufactured to give
you a life time of trouble free
about to enter an area where we will describe how the
systems at Primary Solutions consulting work, and why they
are far superior to the others.
put your mouse over the system to the right, you will see
what is inside.
should know enough now to see the advantages of this system.
water enters from the top. It goes through the media guard
which is filled with KDF55. Then it goes through the GAC
carbon, which is sitting on top of the vortex media
separation flow screen. Then it goes thru the fine mesh high
capacity ion exchange resin, which sits on another vortex
media separation flow screen. Your water then flows
up through a 1 inch unrestricted riser tub and through a 1 inch
ported valve. This valve has 1 moving part inside. It is trouble
free and reliable in every way.
Now, click on the system to follow the process.