Saltless Conditioners

Salt Free or Water Softener?


Includes Pentek Big Blue Carbon Filter

Salt Free Conditioner


Water Softener

  • Does NOT remove minerals, instead chemically conditions the mineral to prevent scaling on appliances, faucets, etc…​
    • Minerals are still present and therefore will not provide the additional benefits of a water softener
  • REQUIRES carbon pre-filtration​ (pentek big blue 4″ x 20″)
  • Does NOT require any salt
  • Sophisticated resin only lasts 5 years and requires “resin rebuild”
  • Does NOT require floor drain
  • Does NOT require electricity
  • Fully removes minerals from water
    • Prevents scaling on appliances, faucets, etc…​
    • Prevents dry skin
    • Decreases usage of soaps/detergents/shampoos
    • Better for hair dye
  • Does NOT require carbon pre-filtration​ (although carbon filtration paired with a water softener is recommended and valuable)
  • Uses Salt
  • Long lasting resin averages 10-15 years before noticeable deterioration
  • REQUIRES floor drain
  • REQUIRES electricty