Dishwasher with water softener? 96ppm

tncraftMarch 8, 2012

I am trying to figure out if I should buy a dishwasher with water softener. The water hardness in our area is around 96ppm (or 5.6gpg). With this water hardness, would you buy a dishwasher with water softener?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
weedmeister

Are you going to have a softener for the house as well?

    Bookmark   March 8, 2012 at 1:09PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
tncraft

No, we will not have a softener.

    Bookmark   March 9, 2012 at 10:01AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Sophie Wheeler

You really should put in a whole house system. Your water heater and all of your plumbing fixtures will experience premature wear without it. Not to mention the PIA water spots and deposits on the exterior of those plumbing fixtures that are just a portion of what's happening inside them.

    Bookmark   March 9, 2012 at 10:43AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
cooktop
Hi, I finally narrowed down to 3 different 30 inch...
wmc123
48 inch Bertazoni Dual Fuel or MIELE Range and Combi Oven Steamer
I am putting my options of getting the range. I have...
hkwan
good experience with AJ Madison
Got a really good deal on $5k worth of Bosch appliances...
logastellus
Parts question: Fridgidaire Gas Stove Igniter
The oven igniter on our gas stove quit working. I went...
Pooh Bear
Island hood location/height
I've got a cooktop that's 20" X 37" that...
dickross
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™