05:08PM | 03/24/02
Member Since: 06/17/01
15 lifetime posts
I'm in Florida...water is hard and full of chlorine, etc. Can anyone tell me what the best brands of water-softner systems and reverse osmossis are based on their experience? I have no idea where to even begin.

I've looked at ***** and heard that the problem with the ***** brands is that you are stuck with ***** only repair parts which can be quite expensive (have no $$ amounts...only told 'expensive'). I've checked with HomeDepot and they only carry one brand, GE. I know absolutely nothing about picking out a water system.

Should I look in the yellow pages and hire a plumber and just start interviewing?

Thanks for the help!


09:17AM | 03/25/02
Member Since: 06/17/01
15 lifetime posts
Apparently, you can't mention, ***** (begins with an S...major department store), without it being deleted from your post.......still could use some product advice.

Any takers out there?


01:06PM | 03/25/02
Member Since: 06/03/01
327 lifetime posts
Give Kinetico a go. Works from actual water passed thru unit rather than a timer. No electrical timer to malfunction.


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