Water Softener Cedarburg

Cedarburg’s residents and businesses use 450 million gallons of water each year! Cedarburg’s public water supply meets all state regulations, however water softeners in Cedarburg are still necessary in most homes due to hard water. In fact, Cedarburg Light & Water recommends water softeners for Cedarburg homes. As water flows throughout Cedarburg from its source to your home, it picks up various contaminants along the way creating hard water. Hard water can cause concerns in your home’s plumbing fixtures and appliances. A home water softener system provides soft water to your home.

Hard Water in Cedarburg

Our water softeners are built to meet Cedarburg’s water hardness levels of 25,000-35,000 grains of hardness. Additionally, our water softeners are built to be energy efficient, worry-free, and long-lasting.

The Effects of Hard Water

  • Makes your clothes dingy
  • Stains your sinks
  • Puts spots on your glasses
  • Clogs your pipes

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Start Date

November 2009

Service Area

Cedarburg, WI | Grafton, WI

Hard Water in Cedarburg

ContaminantAbout the ContaminantSigns of the Contaminant
Hard WaterAlthough not harmful to your health in small amounts, it can have severely negative effects on appliances causing them to have a short lifespan.White chalky buildup on fixtures and appliances. Water leaves spots on glasses and dishes.
ArsenicArsenic has been found in several Cedarburg homes causing negative effects on homeowner’s health – especially pregnant women and children.The only way to detect arsenic is to have your water professionally tested.
LeadLead in water happens from eroded pipes and fixtures. Lead is more common in older homes.A home water test is required.
SulfurSulfur is not known to have negative health effects, but can cause your water to taste different in high concentrations.Rotten egg smell

A Few Reasons why Cedarburg Loves Guthrie & Frey

Extensive Warranties

Rental rates will never be raised

Free Installation

Competitive pricing and rent-to-own options available

From the Senior Technician in Cedarburg:


How do I know if I have arsenic in my water?


You cannot see, taste, or smell arsenic in water. To detect arsenic, a professional water test is required.


How long should a water softener last?


Typically, water softeners last 15-20 years. If properly cared for and maintained you could potentially have your water softener for even longer!


Do I need a water softener if I live in Cedarburg?


Cedarburg is known to have hard water. The benefit of a water softener in Cedarburg is to reduce the hard water that enters your home, thus reducing chalky build-up on plumbing fixtures. Having soft water will allow your appliances and fixtures to last to their full potential.

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Recommended Water Softeners for Cedarburg


GF Series Water Softener System

Hard water can be much more problematic than you think. It can cause buildup of mineral scale inside your appliances and plumbing.

Ideal For:

  • Preventing scale buildup in home kitchens and bathrooms.
  • Improving the taste and texture of the water in your home.
  • Saving money on plumbing and appliance maintenance.
  • Ensuring cleaner clothes and dishes via cleaner water.

GF Twin Alternating Series: High-Efficient Water Softener

The Guthrie & Frey Twin Alternating Water Softener provides a continuous supply of softened water with no downtime for regeneration.

Ideal For:

  • Robust and efficient solutions
  • Reducing mineral scale and soap usage.
  • Energy efficient consumption of water-using equipment.
  • Reducing buildup in appliances like dishwashers and washing machines.

What people are saying about Guthrie & Frey in Cedarburg

Excellent product and customer service. Was able to determine the correct water softener unit with one call and received quote same day. Picked up without hassle and self-installed GF40 in my new construction house in just over an hour. All the correct fittings were supplied and owner’s manual was clear. Highly recommend this Company.


Mark T. – Cedarburg, WI

“Excellent service. Staff wore booties! Carried 80lb bags to save us (seniors) some money. Very thoughtful!”

Rose K. – Cedarburg, WI