A bypass is used to shut off any water going in and out of the water softener. It is necessary for every water softener.

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Low Water Pressure

Have you ever turned on the faucet in your bathroom or kitchen only to find water trickles out?  It’s irritating for you and inefficient for your home. Low water pressure makes your appliances work harder and takes longer to fill the bathtub, wash machine, or dishwasher.  If you are on a private well it can also cause issues with your well system. You’ll want to find the issue and solve it as quickly as possible.

The first area to check is to the main shut off valve.  This is either by your well pressure tank or your city supplied water meter.  You’ll want to check the main valve to see if it is partially turned off or turned off just enough to decrease water pressure.  Read more

What is a Bypass?

It’s the middle of the night and you hear water running in the basement.  You walk downstairs only to find water on the floor.  It’s coming from the water treatment equipment.   Aaaah!  Now what?  Who do you call?  What do you do?  The simple solution- bypass the water treatment equipment. What is a bypass?  The […]