Whats The Difference Between Hard and Soft Water?

You will no doubt have heard people talking about having hard water and perhaps wondered what on earth they mean! How can water be hard? Unfortunately hard water is a daily problem for many people in the UK, causing problems around their homes. The difference between...

Using Your Water Softener over Christmas and New Year

This time of year your house might well get a lot of use with relatives coming over, parties, more people at home during the day due to holiday time, and your water softener system needs to be able to cope to make sure your water supply is consistent throughout the...

Dealing With Hard Tap Water

Dealing with hard tap water   While there are strict standards in place for the quality of our drinking water, the actual hardness or softness levels vary massively across the UK and while it’s not considered to be a direct health hazard, living in a hard water...

Sediment Traps – do I need one?

We sell a variety of sediment traps for all applications. To date we have supplied traps to the Environment Agency, several Premier Football club kit rooms, a nuclear power station, Madame Tussauds workshops and the BBC. We were originally asked to provide something...

New Kinetico Water Softener

  Kinetico Premier Compact – The most reliable and advanced water softener in the world. Introducing the Kinetico Premier Compact, the premium advanced non-electric water softener which uses twin-tank technology to deliver soft water 24 hours a day....

How does a water softener work?

How a Water Softener Works Water is known as ‘hard’ if it contains a lot of Calcium or Magnesium. Hard water causes many problems: ‘Limescale’ (also known as ‘furring’) forms on the inside of pipes, boilers, cylinders and appliances...