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Why Water Softeners Need Salt

Hard water can be an issue in homes and commercial buildings due to the high amount of dissolved materials. Calcium and magnesium levels can build up ...

Types of Ice Melt Salt and Their Uses

Where you live will determine the severity and proximity of the upcoming winter seasons. Our friends in Florida are not having conversations about the...

Top 6 Salt Supply Companies in the Midwest

We use salt for everything from seasoning our food to softening our water. At Advantage Salt Supply, we know the importance of getting the right salt ...

Effects of Hard Water on Household Appliances

Whether your home has soft or hard water is determined by the amount of dissolved calcium and magnesium in the water and is common in areas where grou...

Types of Water Softener Salt

If you’re a chef or accomplished home cook, you are likely well-versed on the many types of salt available for seasoning food – from table salt, to ex...

How to Maintain Your Water Softening System

According to the United States Geological Survey, water must have 60 or fewer milligrams of calcium carbonate per liter to qualify as soft. While a wa...

How Soft Water Can Benefit Your Pets

The animal companions in your home always have a bowl of water sitting out for them, but have you wondered what they are drinking? While homeowners in...

Are Water Softener Systems Worth the Money?

Hard water may not seem like a big deal, making a water softener look more like a luxury than a necessity. However, most of Indianapolis’ water source...

Can Water Softeners Make You Sick?

Water softeners are effective at combating the ill-effects of hard water—dry skin, dingy laundry, stained sinks, and damage to plumbing and appliances...

What is Industrial Salt Supply and How Much Does It Cost?

Sure, good ole’ table salt is the key to a tasty French fry, but the importance of salt goes far beyond the dinner table. Salt used for agricultural a...