Water softeners used at home are usually large at size and so they occupy a bulk space. If you are well prepared with space for the water softener with a separate utility room, then you are a lucky person. The usual scenario is that, most people lack indoor space for equipments like dryer, washer, water heater and large appliances. Due to lack of space, some people welcome the idea of installing the system outside their home. This is one of the major challenges you need to consider. In spite of these space issues, Fleck 5600sxt is considered to be the best product ever that satisfies all your home needs. It is also one of the space saving water softener systems available in the market. While buying such a system, consider these following features.
Fitting your water softening system outside your home is impossible if at all you live in the northern hemisphere but in Florida you can do it as you the air outside isn’t very cold. Because the problem to be considered here is, if the water gets frozen inside the water softener it may lead to serious damages. The best idea is to fit the water softener system outside the home and build an insulated shelter and bury the system underground.
The water softener system is usually durable however it may lose its durability over the years. But in circumstances like fitting it outside, make sure you fit it with proper protective outer coverings. There are few systems that support both inside and outside fitting. Choosing such kind of systems would be advisable, so that you can manage any kind of situation. Though these systems are good for both indoor and outdoor use, the continuous exposure to rain, ice, snow or sun may lead to severe damage at a very short period.