Water Boss® Water Softener (700)

Item no: 4000238 | 025296930008
$459.99
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  • Grain Capacity: 22000 Grain
  • Product Type: Water Softener
  • Indicator Light: Yes
  • Installation Kit Included: Yes
  • Output Between Refills: 2000 gal.
  • Permanent Settings Memory: Yes
  • Water Required For Regeneration: 12 gal.
  • Voltage: 12 volts
  • Alarm: No
  • Programmable: Yes
  • Maximum Hardness Removal: 70 Grains/gal.
  • Maximum Pipe Size: 1" in.
  • Tank Width: 14.75 in.
  • Iron Reduction: 10 ppm
  • Tank Length: 8.75 in.
  • Regeneration Time: 17 min


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WATERBOSSWater Boss® Water Softener (700)
 
4.8

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (9)
  • Durable (7)
  • Attractive (6)
  • Easy to use (5)
  • Clean taste (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Improving water quality (5)
    • Bathroom (4)
    • Large kitchen (4)
    • Office (3)
    • Replacement (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Midrange shopper (4), Avid do-it-yourselfer (3), Budget shopper (3), Professional (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (5)

    Reviewed by 13 customers

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    4.0

    Ace is the Place

    By rosran

    from Maple Grove, MN

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Durable
    • Easy To Assemble

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

        Only installed the Boss watersofner a couple weeks ago so far it is working great I love the small size It was easy to install Hope it lasts for years

        • I Am A:
        • Family Older Kids

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Excellent!!

        By Swamprat

        from Southeast Texas

        About Me Budget Shopper

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Clean Taste
        • Durable
        • Easy To Install
        • Long Lasting Filter

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Improving Taste
          • Improving Water Quality

          Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

          I live in a rural area and have a water well. My water is hard and contains iron that stained everything. I installed a Waterboss 700 nine years ago. It has been maintenance free and used only 1-2 bags of salt a month, depending on how often I used the "Powerclean" setting. It completely eliminated the stains from the iron, clothes and dishes come out of the washer much cleaner and the water tastes better. After nine years it has developed a couple of problems, so I'm going to replace it with another Waterboss 700. I am very happy with the service I have gotten out of this machine.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Haven't had it long but seems great.

          By nick

          from bolivar, Mo

          About Me Midrange Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clean Taste
          • Easy To Clean
          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Replacement

            Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

            The size makes it easier to fill with salt then one I replaced.

            We use it to soften the well water.

            So far I've no complaints.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Softener

            By Dottie

            from Montana

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Improving Water Quality

                Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                I needed a compact softener to install in a manufactured home along with a tankless heater in a small cubby hole. It was a perfect fit. It does an excellent job softening. It only took 2 bags of salt to fill and uses very little salt, for 2 adults in a small house 1 bag every 2 months. I have low water pressure on a well and it still works great. Been using it for 4 months and I'm very impressed.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great design and easy to install

                By Jesse

                from New Richmond, WI

                About Me Midrange Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Improving Water Quality
                  • Replacement

                  Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                  Great unit, easy to install in less than 2 hours. This replaced and older much larger softener unit.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal

                  (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great Softener, Great Price

                  By Bud

                  from Corrales, NM

                  About Me Budget Shopper

                  Pros

                  • Clean Taste
                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Clean
                  • Easy To Install
                  • Long Lasting Filter

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Improving Taste
                    • Improving Water Quality
                    • Replacement
                    • Upgrade

                    Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                    I'm a plumbing contractor and have been installing these units for the past 6 years. They are easy to install and set-up. Operation is also simple and intuitive.

                    Over the this time period I have received zero call backs and nothing but good comments from my customers. The customers are always leary at first due to the small size but soon become convinced that it's a great softener. The bonus to the customer is that it is small, quite and uses less pellets than other manufacturers products.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business

                    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Good while it lasted - 12 years

                    By Pete L

                    from Orange County Ca

                    About Me Budget Shopper

                    Pros

                    • Quick regen cycle
                    • Uses very little salt

                    Cons

                    • Not Durable

                    Best Uses

                    • Improving Water Quality

                    Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                    After 12 years and a couple of intermittent leaks, the unit overflowed onto my garage floor while we were gone for a month. Turned out that an internal weld on a plastic part failed and they cannot fix the unit. I spent a month with the friendly tech folks working on this before I finally found the leak. Replacement is required. This kinda frosts me because the failure is on a part that I (or anyone else)could not have broken, and they should have offered me a discount on a replacement unit.

                    While it was working, it did an excellent job on our hard water, regenerated quickly(about 80% quicker than the GE softeners quote), used very little salt compared to my previous unit, and did not affect the taste of the water. Does not require periodic resin replacement due to the backflush operation. I recommended this unit to two other friends - one died after 11 years, the other is a new installation.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Love it!

                    By Chris

                    from Missouri

                    About Me Professional

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Water salt saver

                    Cons

                    • None that I have found

                    Best Uses

                    • Whole house

                    Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                    We installed this in my elderly parents home over 4 years ago. Love the short height - much easier to load salt. And, this unit replaced a larger Kenmore. It uses much less salt and water. No problems. Great product. We installed the 900 series in our home with a family of 5 over 3 years ago. Love it too!

                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    My brother and I are happy with our's

                    By harry

                    from Everett, Wa.

                    About Me Professional

                    Pros

                    • Attractive Design
                    • Durable
                    • Easy To Install
                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Bathroom
                      • Large Kitchens

                      Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                      I live in the Seattle area my brother, from Detroit, has one and recomended it to me.I could not find a dealer in my area. Thanks to Ace hardware[...].My "Boss" does a great job of removing rust and is easy to use.A great buy.

                      (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Great Product in a small Package

                      By Knuckle Buster

                      from Newville, PA

                      About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Durable
                      • Easy To Install
                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Bathroom
                        • Large Kitchens
                        • Office
                        • Small Kitchens

                        Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                        I was skeptical that a softener with this small design could do the job for my whole house of 3 bathrooms, kitchen and laundry room. Realitively easy to hook up although it took rerouting of some piping to change it from my older and much taller unit to a much shorter unit. I really like it but reserve my real feelings until I have had it installed several years without any problems as durability is a key element of a great product!

                        (15 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Great product for well water

                        By Greg

                        from Beatrice, NE

                        About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                        Pros

                        • Attractive Design
                        • Durable
                        • Easy To Install
                        • Easy To Use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Whole house

                          Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                          I own a 10 year old Model 93 Pro which is the older version of this 700. I have had it on city water with no problems until recently. My water pressure began to drop. I called water boss and they told me that my model was not designed for city water. The previous owner apparently did not know this when they installed it. The chlorine in the city water will break down the media in the resin tank. The model 950 is the one designed for city use because it removes the chlorine before it enters the resin tank. [...] This is a great unit, but do not use it on city water. I am going to replace the media anyway and continue to use it because it has worked so well for me so far. Great product!

                          (10 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          excellent product, works great!!

                          By Ryan (michigan liscensed plumber)

                          from Michigan

                          About Me Professional

                          Pros

                          • Attractive Design
                          • Durable
                          • Easy To Install
                          • Easy To Use

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Bathroom
                            • Large Kitchens
                            • Office
                            • Small Kitchens

                            Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                            as a liscensed plumber, I put a water boss in my house, and it works at least twice as good as the culligan ever did. Save your self money put one in!!

                            (13 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            water boss the best for the money

                            By jerry

                            from joliet il

                            About Me Handyman

                            Pros

                            • Attractive Design

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Bathroom
                              • House
                              • Large Kitchens
                              • Office
                              • Small Kitchens

                              Comments about WATERBOSS Water Boss® Water Softener (700):

                              for the money the water boss is the best deal

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