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What You Need To Know About Water Softeners For RVs

RV Water SoftenerWhat Does an RV Water Softener Do, And How Does It Work?
A Water Softener for an RV is a piece of equipment that, as you may have guessed, will soften your water for you. It works by using an ion exchange process that breaks down hard water. Hard water occurs when there is a high mineral content present; this content is often due to a buildup of calcium, magnesium, and manganese. Cleaning hard water using a water softener for RV will greatly benefit your water lines. Softening water prevents a rust buildup in any of your water equipment and makes water easier for cleaning and general use. Each of our water softeners for RVs is portable, and between the different models, you can soften anywhere from 300 to 10,000 gallons of water before needing regeneration. Regeneration is the process where the resin in the water softener needs to recharge to absorb more of the minerals.
Will I Need Extra Products For My Water Softener?
Some of our RV Water Softeners come with all the necessary accessories; this can include caps, valves, adapters, hardness test strips, and an extension cord that works as a drinking hose. This extension cord, as well as various accessories, are sold separately for when you need to replace an individual product. Again, after a period of time, it will be important to replace the resin kit for your water softener for RV's regeneration process. Luckily, we provide both bags of resin and resin refill kits to purchase as needed.
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