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Genesis 2 Premier Upflow High Efficiency 1.25" Water Softener

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Genesis 2 Premier Upflow High Efficiency 1.25" Water Softener

Upflow | On Demand | Digital Metered
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$887.00

Model #: GENUFP
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Quick Pro Connector Kit

Make your installation process easier.

  • Quick Pro Connector

    Save $10 when purchasing with a softener or filter system.

    Our Quick Pro Connector kit helps to revolutionalize the DIY installation process. It is now as simple as 1-2-3 for connecting your system.

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Quick Pro Connector Kit

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  • Quick Pro Connector

    Save $10 when purchasing with a softener or filter system.

    Our Quick Pro Connector kit helps to revolutionalize the DIY installation process. It is now as simple as 1-2-3 for connecting your system.

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Genesis Water Softener

Where efficiency and quality meet

Our exclusive features make Genesis water softeners the best solution for your family.


 The ONLY 1.25" Upflow water softener available for high flow on the internet. 

Save Money and Salt with a Genesis.

Genesis 2 High Efficiency Upflow Softeners can save you a significant amount of money in salt over traditional downflow systems such as the Fleck 5600SXT.

Our Exclusive Genesis 2 Upflow On Demand metered digital water softener is an UpFlow water softening system that sets the new standard for high-performance while offering more features designed to make installation easier and faster than ever. All while saving you up to 75%** on salt and 64% less water. 

Save Water and Salt


SizeFleck 5600SXT Downflow Salt UsageGenesis Upflow Salt UsageYour Savings*
32,000 grains 11,700 lbs / 293 bags 4680 lbs / 117 bags $1,173.92
40,000 grains 14,625 lbs / 365 bags 5850 lbs / 147 bags $1,454.06
48,000 grains 17,550 lbs / 439 bags 7020 lbs / 176 bags $1,754.21
64,000 grains 23,400 lbs / 585 bags 9,360 lbs / 234 bags $2,341.17
80,000 grains 29,250lbs / 732 bags 11,700 lbs / 293 bags $2,928.13
96,000 grains 35,100lbs / 878 bags 14,440 lbs / 351 bags $3,515.09
*Over a 15 year period. Based on a 40 lb. bag of salt costing $6.67. **May be lower with 10% crosslink resin


 

Model Comparison

 24,00032,00040,00048,00064,00080,00096,000
Estimated People in Home* 1-2 1-2 2-3 3-4 4-5 5-6 6-7
Estimated Number of Bathrooms  1  1-2  2-3  2-4  3-5  3-6  4-7
Service Flow Rate @ 15 psi Pressure Drop 12 GPM 16 GPM 18 GPM 19 GPM 20 GPM 21 GPM 22 GPM
Required Backwash Rate 1.8 GPM 2 GPM 2.4 GPM 2.4 GPM 3.5 GPM 4 GPM 5 GPM
Salt Used - Regeneration  5 lbs 6 lbs. 7.5 lbs. 9 lbs. 12 lbs. 15 lbs. 18 lbs.
Water Used - Regeneration  38.6 43.4 gal. 62.7 gal. 62.7 gal. 87.1 gal. 114 gal. 139.2 gal.
Overall Dimensions (W x D x H) 26x13x52 26x13x52 27x13x56 28x13x62 31x18x59 31x18x61 31x18x74

*Sizes are estimated based on actual water quality. Testing your water will assure properly sized systems


Even More Reasons to Love Genesis...


  • Water and Salt Savings

    Family of 4 will save 6,480 lbs. of salt and 28,900 gallons of water versus downflow water softeners

  • Water Recharge

    Soft Water Recharge Mode ensures soft water during usually heavy water usage

  • Reverse Flow Regeneration

    Reverse Flow Regeneration preserves unused softening bed from unnecessary exchange saving salt

  • Upflow Brining

    Upflow Brining calculates the precise amount of salt brine required to regenerate saving up to 30% more salt

  • 1 million sold

    Over 1 Million Tanks Sold with Zero returns

  • Automatic Backwash

    Automatic Backwash Variable Preset for clean municipal water by matching backwash frequency to water quality need saving you up to 2000 gallons of water annually

  • Soft water brine tank

    Soft Water Brine Tank Refill keeps the brine tank and injectors cleaner

  • Automatic System Refresh

    Automatic System Refresh flushes stagnant water after 7 days of non-use preventing bacterial growth

  • Engineered and assembled in US

    Engineered and assembled in the U.S.


Regeneration

Rethinking Regeneration.

Upflow regeneration allows for a more precise recharge of the resin allowing the system to only recharge the depleted resin.

Upflow regeneration also drives hardness away from the resin to the drain instead of downflow that forces "dirty" water through the clean charged resin.

If the system drops below 3% a short recharge will restore the system to get to the regular 2:00 AM delayed regeneration time.

Green Technology that reduces salt discharge by as much as 75%.

Valve Head

Valve Head

Utilizes a 30 year proven internal ceramic disc. No more torn or worn seals. 

Advanced smart digital control provides precise brining customized to your water source reducing salt usage by as much as 45%.

Selective backwashing reduces water usage by up to 64% over standard water softeners.

Soft water brine refill keeps your brine tank cleaner and control head running smoother.


What's Included

  • Control Head

    Genesis Premier Upflow On Demand Metered 1 1/4" Control

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    10% Crosslink Aldex (Highest Durability and Capacity) Resin

  • Bypass

    3/4" and 1" unique bypass with integrated turbine meter

  • Tank

    Resin tank with large brine tank holds over 200lbs of salt.

  • Tank Jacket

    Tank Tux Jacket reduces tank sweating

  • Salt Grid

    Salt Grid prevents salt bridging

  • Overflow Assembly

    Safety Overflow float assembly

Regeneration Type Meter Initiated
Electrical Power Requirements 120v/60hz
Warranty 10 year control head/valve warranty, lifetime tank warranty, and 10 year resin warranty.

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  • Genesis 2 Premier 1.25 upflow high efficiency water softener 32,000gr

    5

    Posted by Adam

    The softener was very easy to install and get up and running. Only had in service for 3 days, but so far it is working great.
    Purchasing from Discount Water Softeners was very easy. They answered any questions I had and the delivery was quick and just as advertised.
    Very satisfied.

  • Genesis 2 premier

    5

    Posted by Tracy Berg

    Noticed the difference instantly! Installation was easy, but had some confusion with the variances in all the different installation videos and manuals. Overall I highly recommend.

  • Easy install, after going to Ace to get brine line.

    4

    Posted by Dennis

    Finally got around to installing my Genesis 2 Premier system. After getting all the boxes opened, the brining line was not included. Ran to Ace and picked up some appropriate hose and we are in business. Very impressed overall with the quality. I have had a $3990 Kinetico system before and this seems just as well made for about a third of the price. All is good.

  • Genesis 2 Premier Upflow Water Softener

    5

    Posted by William Bloemhof

    Based on my research, I estimate that I saved about $1,500 on the purchase of my Genesis 2 Premier Upflow water softener from Discount Water Softeners when compared to the large companies with salesmen and installers. There was sufficient information on the DSW Web site for me to make a decision on which water softener to purchase, this includes the specs for each water softener, the online videos, and manuals. Comparing the quality of the various companies' water softeners included considering their warranties, I concluded that my purchase was the best choice for me. The installation manuals were adequate to get the softener installed but they probably could use another update to make the various steps clearer and more concise. But, overall, they helped to get the job done and the water softener is up and running. My water hardness tests, before and after, clearly show that the softener is doing its job. By the way, the purchase process was easy, shipment, and delivery were as promised.

  • Genesis 2 Premier Upflow High Efficiency 1.25" Water Softener

    5

    Posted by Jeff

    Replaced an old timer based unit. Install was easy. The quick connect hoses are really convenient. The use of the hoses however, does require the tank to be a significant distance from the wall. Not really the best solution for tight spaces.

  • Its important to read installation instruction a few times and watched videos available. Time to install was around two hours and very easy using the plumbing kit offered.

    4

    Posted by Illinois James

    Genesis 2 Premier Softener has been in service for 5 days and no problems to this point, water is very soft.

  • Great Whole House Water Softener

    5

    Posted by William Melewski

    Product arrived promptly and as described. Installation was easy and straight forward. Discharge drain hose needs to be secure as water is discharged swiftly. Be sure valve assembly is a little more than hand tight to prevent leaks. Programming was straight forward and not difficult. Can tell water is softer without slimy feel on skin. Has only been 1 month since installation so will have to wait an see other benefits.

  • Genesis 2 Premier Upflow High Efficiency 1.25" Water Softener

    5

    Posted by Sam Baty

    Aside from dated installation manual that wasn't the easiest to follow and online videos that showed part of the install for my model, install went well and system works great. The sales person was very helpful and my system arrived on time and as described. Operation of the system couldn't be easier. Thank you to everyone at DWS. Sam

  • Works well but does not measure gallons used properly

    3

    Posted by Scott O

    In my installation (March, 2019) I added a meter inline from Assured Automation. Its readings match those at the street reasonably well, but are roughly double the readings from the control panel of the Genesis Premier. In other words, the Genesis numbers are low by about half.

    Discount Water Softeners says that it will not register flows for low-flow devices, such as reverse osmosis or humidifiers, and "Less than 0.5 gpm or less may not read is what the manufacturer tells us". We do not have any of these, just usual sinks, shower, toilets, washer, and dishwasher.

    As a result, the "Days to Regenerate" number is also wrong, starting at "6" for about two days, then "5" for another two days, etc. It typically regenerates after 10 or 11 days.

    Discount Water Softeners says that "Fleck is the same. Below half gallon a minute does not always register. Been like that on most Softener meters for the last 20 years that I have been in water treatment.", so there is apparently nothing wrong with my unit. Still, would be nice to know this in advance rather than spend the time chasing it. DWS should put something on their site.

Why Discount Water Softeners

There are a lot of places to buy water softeners but, no one knows water softeners better than Discount Water Softeners. With more than 25 years in commercial and residential water treatment all over the United States, we offer extensively trained and certified personnel to assist you before and after your purchase. We are water treatment experts.

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Save Water & Salt.

A family of 4 using a Genesis
Water Softener could

save 8,280 lbs. of salt!*

Salt usage for EVERY regeneration

Resin Tank Size (in Grains)

Genesis Logo UPFLOW Fleck DOWNFLOW
24,000 Grains 3 lbs. 10 lbs.
32,000 Grains 6 lbs. 15 lbs.
40,000 Grains 7.5 lbs. 19 lbs.
48,000 Grains 9 lbs. 22.5 lbs.
64,000 Grains 12 lbs. 30 lbs.

A family of 4 using a Genesis
Water Softener could

save 32,400 gallons of water!*

Water usage for EVERY regeneration

Resin Tank Size (in Grains)

Genesis Logo UPFLOW Fleck DOWNFLOW
24,000 Grains 24 gallons 58 gallons
32,000 Grains 31 gallons 71 gallons
40,000 Grains 44 gallons 89 gallons
48,000 Grains 44 gallons 89 gallons
64,000 Grains 60 gallons 144 gallons
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