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  1. Thanks for this information Dittohead, and thanks...

    Thanks for this information Dittohead, and thanks for everyone elses help too.
    As you guys can probably tell, I am not a plumber or a water treatment pro as many here are. I am must a consumer...
  2. We are definitely enjoying the water and I am...

    We are definitely enjoying the water and I am getting used to the flow rate.
    Really I had no problem drinking our water out of the softener but my wife hated it.
    I am very happy to not have to...
  3. Hi Fellas, The RO unit is close to the basement...

    Hi Fellas,
    The RO unit is close to the basement ceiling. The tank is mounted just beneath the unit. Both are high up on the wall. It is not far to the sink cabinet and up to the faucet.
    It is...
  4. The unit is on a shelf high on the wall in my...

    The unit is on a shelf high on the wall in my basement pretty close to the ceiling directly under the sink cabinet. I didn't really have much room in the sink cabinet because I have a large apron...
  5. I don't know how much water should come through a...

    I don't know how much water should come through a 1/4 inch tube. I don't really know how to measure my pressure.
    I guess I could look at the pressure gauge by my well pressure tank?
    Should I...
  6. New reverse osmosis system. Flow rate seems low. Please advise

    Hey guys,
    I just finished having a reverse osmosis system installed as part of my new kitchen project.
    I bought a black and white unit from pure water products in texas with a permeate pump.
    ...
  7. I appreciate the sentiment. In fact, if I was...

    I appreciate the sentiment. In fact, if I was one of you guys and knew how to rebuild this thing, I might. However, hiring it done would probably cost almost as much as a whole new system when you...
  8. I don't think I will be rebuilding this softener...

    I don't think I will be rebuilding this softener right now. I think it's time for a modern system.
    I might however think about cleaning it up and converting to an iron filter later.
  9. I figured it was an old one. I don't think I...

    I figured it was an old one. I don't think I will rebuild this thing though for a couple reasons.
    1. I don't know how (although I'm sure I could figure it out, or get someone to do it)
    2. I...
  10. Thanks Guys, I figured out how to manually...

    Thanks Guys,
    I figured out how to manually regenerate. I poured the iron out solution into the part of the brine tank where the float is. Was that the right thing to do?
    Thanks
  11. Fleck 2500 control valve and help with softener maintenance

    Hello Fellow,
    I still haven't bought a new softener yet because of too many other projects right now.
    I would like to do some maintenance on my existing softener to try and get a few more months...
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    Thanks for all the information guys. I'm...

    Thanks for all the information guys. I'm planning to buy from Ohio Pure Water. Anyone have any better recommendations? Feel free to PM me if you don't want to post.
    Thanks
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    Hi Fellas, Sorry to bring back this old thread. ...

    Hi Fellas,
    Sorry to bring back this old thread. Still haven't bought the new softener. Wife decided we needed new windows first.
    Anyway, I am wondering if I can get a few more questions answered....
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    Wondering what size Filox filter I would need...

    Wondering what size Filox filter I would need should I choose to go this route. Also, with only 2ppm iron, how often would I have to backwash the iron filter?
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    Thanks for the advice fellas, I have a few more...

    Thanks for the advice fellas,
    I have a few more questions.
    1. Can I run a line that comes off between the iron filter and softener? The reason I ask is that I would like to run a hose bib outside...
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    Thanks for the advice so far fellas. Budget is...

    Thanks for the advice so far fellas.
    Budget is not really a concern. I plan to live in this house forever so I would like to get the best possible system for long term success. Obviously I don't...
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    Please help with water softener sizing

    Hello Everyone,
    My current water softener is just about shot. I need to order a new one pretty soon.
    Looking for advice on sizing. These are my test results from the county health department
    All...
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