Fall Maintenance For Your System

Have you checked on your water softener lately? Water systems are meant to be low maintenance, but you don’t want to wait around until your water starts to suffer before deciding to take care of your softener. Here are a few routine maintenance tips that any homeowner can do to ensure their water stays pure […]

How Do Water Softeners Work?

Hard water contains a significant quantity of various minerals, such as magnesium and calcium. Although these minerals are natural to the earth and are not going to hurt you, they can cause a lot of damage to your household if there is an excessive amount in your water. Water softeners replace the hard minerals with […]

4 Myths About Water Softeners

If you don’t know much about water softeners or how they work, it can be easy to believe some of the myths out there. At Kinetico San Antonio, we think it’s important to inform our customers and debunk these myths to help you make the best decisions for your home. Contact us today with any […]

How is Hard Water Measured?

Hard water is considered any water that contains high amounts of minerals, such as calcium and magnesium. Dissolved into the water through the water cycle, these minerals can be found in well and city water. Although hard water is not harmful to ingest, many people prefer to rid their water of these minerals using a […]

Is Reverse Osmosis Water Good For You?

So what exactly is “reverse osmosis?” According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, “reverse osmosis is the movement of freshwater through a semipermeable membrane when pressure is applied to a solution (such as seawater) on one side of it,” – or, in much simpler terms, the process of filtering fresh water. Here are some benefits to a […]

How to Choose a Water Softener for Your Home

If you have soft water at home, you likely experience a stronger appreciation for your shower after staying at a hotel or showering at the gym. If you’ve noticed a difference in the way your skin and hair feel after showering away from home, it’s most likely due to your water softener. Having a water […]

Reverse Osmosis Water For Your Garden

Maintaining a garden that flourishes seasonally isn’t easy. Although nature does a lot of the job for you, your garden needs your tender love and care on a daily basis. The rule of thumb for watering your garden is to know your soil and feel the moisture or lack thereof to determine when watering is […]

Impact of Hard Water on Human Bodies

It may not seem like it at first, but hard water can take a serious toll not only on your house but on your body, too. There may be more negative effects of hard water than you would expect. Installing a water softener is the easiest approach to solving your hard water issues. Due to […]

What Is Reverse Osmosis?

You may have heard the term reverse osmosis when researching water filtration systems for your home, but you may be unclear on the specific features and benefits of a reverse osmosis system. Making a choice about the best system for high water quality in your house can be difficult – but it doesn’t have to […]

All About Saltless Water Systems

Hard water can have a damaging effect on your home and your health. Keeping your pipes and shower walls clean is a struggle without a water softener, but adding salt and chemicals to achieve soft water isn’t your only option. Salt-based water softening systems require a regular maintenance schedule and regular refills, which we realize […]