Water Softener Home Warranty Coverage

Water Softener Home Warranty Coverage

Hard-water buildup can quickly become a costly problem for homeowners. Luckily, 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) is here to help! Just add optional water softener coverage to your home warranty plan, and when the unexpected happens, you can count on us.

Water Softener Warranty Coverage

Why purchase a home warranty plan option for your water softener?

Hard water reacts with cleaning products, creates soap buildup, and wears down your appliances over time. So it’s important that your softener is always running smoothly.

With an optional water softener coverage plan, you save money and needless worry in case of an unexpected breakdown. If it does happen, we’ll help cover the costs for the repair and/or replacement of your water softener.

Keep your home—and your wallet—happy and healthy. Get your free, no-obligation quote today!


When does my water softener home warranty coverage apply?

Covered water softener components*
All components of domestic water softener.

Excluded water softener components*
Conditions of insufficient or excessive water; water filters; reverse osmosis filters; water purification systems and water softening media.

*Water softener coverage is available as an additional purchased option. Coverage and excluded components listed are shown as example coverage. Refer to your Home Warranty Service Agreement for specific coverage details, exclusions, and dollar limits.


What’s wrong with my water softener?

Helpful tips and solutions for common water softener problems

To get the most out of your home warranty plan (and to save your Service Fee for the toughest-to-solve breakdowns), you’ll want to do routine maintenance!

We’ve included some troubleshooting tips for when your water softener breaks down. Use these recommendations to perform maintenance.

If these tips don’t help and you have active water softener coverage with 2-10 HBW, we can help! Just log in to your Homeowner Portal account at 2-10.com/homeowner, check your service contract, and file a claim if you have water softener coverage!

WATER SOFTENER ISN'T FUNCTIONING
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
No electricity
Make sure water softener is plugged in and the circuit breaker hasn't tripped.
WATER SOFTENER ISN'T REGENERATING AT RIGHT TIME
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
Incorrect timer settings
Check your regeneration timer settings and adjust as necessary
WATER TASTES SALTY
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
Too much salt in tank
Reduce the amount of salt in the brine tank
Clogged drain line
Clear any clogs in the drain line

How can I make my water softener last longer?

Helpful hints and solutions for troubleshooting common water softener breakdowns.
How can I make my softener last longer?

The average water softener lasts 10-15 years*

Water softener maintenance tips

  • Maintain an optimal salt level (about 3-4 inches above water level)
  • Resist using rock salt. It may be cheaper but it can also cause salt bridges
  • Loosen any salt crusts before adding more salt to the brine tank

*Average life span data from Water Right Group

Protect your water softener with a home warranty today!

Protect your water softener without breaking the bank

It’s easy! Just click or tap the button below to start your free, no-obligation home warranty quote.

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