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Experience:  30 years experience in construction, City and Guilds qualified.
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In our house we have well water, which we really like.

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In our house we have well water, which we really like. However, it has minerals and produces scale on things. Today, they said a fancy shower control has to be taken apart and cleaned in order to run properly. Can the minerals be filtered out without any hassle and without introducing anything into the system and how's that done? Many years ago in another house we had to treat our water with bags of salt and back-flushing. A real pain. Don't want that.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Andrew Smith replied 1 year ago.

Salt treatment is best for hard water, but there are other ways of dealing with this now;