Frequently Asked Questions
Is your laundry stiff and scratchy? Does your skin feel dry? Is your water bill unusually high? Are your tub and sinks full of rust rings and scale buildup?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, there is a good chance you are dealing with hard water in your home. To be sure, schedule a free in-home water analysis with Aquarius Water Conditioning.
View our city water hardness table to learn more about your city’s water hardness.
To fix, pour hot water over the salt and try breaking it up with a large stick or hitting side of brine tank. Then put the unit through a manual regeneration cycle. Give it a couple days for soft water to present. If not, call back and we can schedule a service call.
Drinking water systems
How do I place my reverse osmosis (RO) system into bypass?
How do I place valves into bypass?
2. Turn black handle quarter turn to the left to place unit into bypass. The little “arrow” on valve will be pointing to bypass position.
NOTE: Moving the handle could be tough. Use WD-40 to help move or lots of muscle. (The bypass handle hasn’t probably been moved since install, which is another reason it is hard to move.)