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6 Benefits of Soft Water

6 Benefits of Soft Water

If your home has problems with hard water, then you know how annoying that can be. Maybe you need to have soft water instead.

If your home has problems with hard water, then you know how annoying that can be. Maybe you need to have soft water instead. Here are some of the benefits of using soft water for your home.

Cuts Energy Bill

Soft water helps cut down your energy bill. Think about all the different appliances in your home that needs water to work. If the pipes clog or if you’re always dealing with hard water, they won’t be as efficient, which means they use up more energy. Plus, with winter right around the corner, you’re going to want as much hot water as possible.

Helps the Environment

Soft water helps the environment. For one thing, your water heater won’t have to work as hard. This is just one example of how energy efficiency can help lower your carbon footprint.

Helps Pipes Last Longer

Having to replace the pipes in your home can be a nightmare. By using water softeners to bring softer water into your home, you can help your pipes last longer than they would with hard water.

Reduces Soap Use

Hard water makes you have to use more soap. By using less soap at a time, you can save some money. You can also save money on shampoo, which like soap, lathers better with soft water.

Helps Your Plants Last

Believe it or not, soft water will also help your plants live longer. Whether you have a mum that you haven’t had time to plant in the garden box out front, or you have tomato plants that have decided to sprout out of season, they need water to keep flourishing.

Helps Sewer System Survive

The sewer system serving your home is just as important as the rest of the pipes and plumbing transferring water in and out. Limescale and hard water can cause problems with water pressure, which will make you unhappy with your plumbing if you don’t know what the problem is.


Alpha Plumbing is a full-service plumbing and contracting company serving the Baltimore and Annapolis metro area with expertise in all aspects of plumbing. We’re family-owned and operated since 1991 from our office in Pasadena. We offer quality plumbing services at reasonable rates in a timely fashion. Our trucks are equipped with GPS systems to ensure we’re prompt and on time. No job is too large or too small! We maintain a fleet of well-stocked trucks and also own and operate our own backhoes for jobs requiring excavation.

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