How to Install a Water Softener

Man connecting a blue water softener to a house’s hot-water supply plumbing.

In This Article: Where to Install a Water Softener Plumbing a Water Softener Problems with hard water? Here’s expert advice on where and how to install a water softener. A water softener removes minerals from water, making a home’s water kinder to bodies, hair, appliances, pipes, and more. Hard water—that is, water with lots of […]