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Old 02-25-2020, 10:15 AM   #1
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Hi everyone,

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I have a 2012 house with well water and water softener. The kitchen sink and fridge do not go through the water softener and have a huge limescale issue. All plumbing through the softener has zero limescale. I have a 10" BB filter, with a 5 micron granulated carbon filter in it. I swear my pleated one did a better job with scale. I plan to try a 5 micron poly spun one next.

Advice needed:
The non-softener plumbing is really really bad. After a glass of water, the glass has white scale on it. Would an undersink inline filter system help? Like the following:

I just don't want to throw money away on a useless thing. The magnetic pipe scale removers are an example.

Ideas or other thoughts?

Thank you for taking the time to help me out. It is much appreciated!

David & Family

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Hi everyone,

Quick background:
I have a 2012 house with well water and water softener. The kitchen sink and fridge do not go through the water softener and have a huge limescale issue. All plumbing through the softener has zero limescale. I have a 10" BB filter, with a 5 micron granulated carbon filter in it. I swear my pleated one did a better job with scale. I plan to try a 5 micron poly spun one next.

Advice needed:
The non-softener plumbing is really really bad. After a glass of water, the glass has white scale on it. Would an undersink inline filter system help? Like the following:

I just don't want to throw money away on a useless thing. The magnetic pipe scale removers are an example.

Ideas or other thoughts?

Thank you for taking the time to help me out. It is much appreciated!

David & Family

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Hi everyone,

Quick background:
I have a 2012 house with well water and water softener. The kitchen sink and fridge do not go through the water softener and have a huge limescale issue. All plumbing through the softener has zero limescale. I have a 10" BB filter, with a 5 micron granulated carbon filter in it. I swear my pleated one did a better job with scale. I plan to try a 5 micron poly spun one next.

Advice needed:
The non-softener plumbing is really really bad. After a glass of water, the glass has white scale on it. Would an undersink inline filter system help? Like the following:

I just don't want to throw money away on a useless thing. The magnetic pipe scale removers are an example.

Ideas or other thoughts?

Thank you for taking the time to help me out. It is much appreciated!

David & Family

Hi to you as well. Quick background here also. We charge for our services, why would we give them to you for free? Do you work for free?
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The magnetic pipe scale removers are underrated, I recommend them highly to all my customers
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another trick is to wrap a whole role of aluminum foil around those magnets, makes em work a whole lot better..
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another trick is to wrap a whole role of aluminum foil around those magnets, makes em work a whole lot better..
He might need to wear a tin foil hat while he puts it together
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