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Salt Pollution and Plant Growth: The Shocking Truth

Salt Pollution and Plant Growth: The Shocking Truth

We all know that water softeners can save us time and money. They protect our homes and property, prolong the life of our appliances and have health benefits. They’re also a great way to save energy. Water softeners work by using salt to replace hard water minerals....

Do I Need a Water Softener Upgrade?

Do I Need a Water Softener Upgrade?

Quality, maintenance, and average use are the main factors that affect how long a water softener lasts. Based on these aspects, the average softener lasts 10 to 15 years. It’s great that both commercial and residential users don’t need to replace this beneficial item...

The Future of the Water Softener Market

The Future of the Water Softener Market

As of right now, the Global Water Softener Market sits at almost 8 billion. By 2025, it is expected to grow to almost 11 billion. Specifically, commercial softeners will gain 4.5% overall growth. That’s a ton of growth in a very short time! Innovative new...

Groundwater Awareness Now and In the Future

Groundwater Awareness Now and In the Future

There are 785 million people living without access to safe water. Unfortunately, this number is increasing due to the steady pollution of our groundwater. March 8th kicks off Groundwater Awareness Week and it’s never been more critical to pass along the importance of...

Don’t Miss the Latest in Water Technology

Don’t Miss the Latest in Water Technology

Everyone wants to be a part of something bigger than themselves and by considering giving your business to The Salt Miner, you have the opportunity to do just that. By joining the professionals at The Salt Miner you will contribute to a healthier environment,...

Are You Ready To Be a Water Warrior?

Are You Ready To Be a Water Warrior?

What is the best part about the drought being over? Duh, it’s over! But the worst part about the drought being over, is also that it’s over. After more than seven years in an official state of drought, it should be celebrated that California is no longer experiencing...

A Homeowner’s Guide to How a Water Softener Works

A Homeowner’s Guide to How a Water Softener Works

  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, approximately 85% of the United States has hard water. With numbers like that, it’s no surprise that so many people choose to have a water softener. Before you decide to install one in your own home, let’s take a look at...