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Old 03-22-2016, 02:44 PM   #1
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Hard Water vs. Soft Water

With all of the talk of stinky water and such, let me throw this one out to the folks. Our new home in Kentucky has the hardest water we've ever experienced. Interestingly, the water is delicious but it leaves marks and rings on everything it touches. I don't know if it's coincidental, but the clothes don't get as clean and the dishes coming out of the dishwasher (DW is brand new) aren't as clean as our Joisey home. For those of you who have used hard, hard water, is this your experience? I'm beginning to think a water softener is in our future.
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Old 03-22-2016, 02:56 PM   #2
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We are very happy with our softener, easy to regenerate and lasts a long time. Of course that depends on hardness. Fol-pur.
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Old 03-22-2016, 03:09 PM   #3
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Spindrift,
You have described almost all of the results of hard water. We spend a few months in Arizona where the water is very hard. A water softener will do the trick.

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we have very hard water here in tx and use a softener as well. we use ecowater and love it
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Old 03-23-2016, 02:01 AM   #5
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Our new home in Kentucky
I am so jealous!
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A softener should help a lot . It took the smell out of our hot water where our trailer spends the summer.

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I am so jealous!
We absolutely love it! I mowed the grass for the first time this past weekend.
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We absolutely love it! I mowed the grass for the first time this past weekend.
I live near Knoxville TN. How far are you from me?
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We're in Louisville...not too far. I was in Knoxville for the first time last Fall. Beautiful little city. We camped at the Corbin KOA just because other CGs weren't open. Still need to learn where we can go as the KY SParks are quite small.
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We're in Louisville...not too far. I was in Knoxville for the first time last Fall. Beautiful little city. We camped at the Corbin KOA just because other CGs weren't open. Still need to learn where we can go as the KY SParks are quite small.
Hey neighbor, we are just outside of Louisville. I work at the Super Duty plant. A lot of great lakes around here.
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