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.
|Size||Fleck 5600SXT Downflow Salt Usage||Genesis Upflow Salt Usage||Your 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
|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...
Family of 4 will save 6,480 lbs. of salt and 28,900 gallons of water versus downflow water softeners
Soft Water Recharge Mode ensures soft water during usually heavy water usage
Reverse Flow Regeneration preserves unused softening bed from unnecessary exchange saving salt
Upflow Brining calculates the precise amount of salt brine required to regenerate saving up to 30% more salt
Over 1 Million Tanks Sold with Zero returns
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 Refill keeps the brine tank and injectors cleaner
Automatic System Refresh flushes stagnant water after 7 days of non-use preventing bacterial growth
Engineered and assembled in the U.S.
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%.
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.
Genesis Premier Upflow On Demand Metered 1 1/4" Control
10% Crosslink Aldex (Highest Durability and Capacity) Resin
3/4" and 1" unique bypass with integrated turbine meter
Resin tank with large brine tank holds over 200lbs of salt.
Tank Tux Jacket reduces tank sweating
Salt Grid prevents salt bridging
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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The installation was super easy, only took about 40 minutes. Programming was very simple, just a couple of minutes. Performance is great, very soft water with very low salt usage. I had one question, customer service was great. Overall 10 out of 10.
Have had this softer for a month now and it is working great! This is my 3rd softener in 30 years, first time with Genesis. It works better than any of the previous softeners and uses much less salt. My brother has a very expensive Kinectico system that works great. I was considering one just like his then I found Genesis. The Genesis works as well if not better than the Kinectico at 1/4 to 1/3 the price and has the same warranty. The folks at Genesis are there to work with too. I was very impressed how quickly the was system shipped and arrived. I promise you will be VERY pleased with the Genesis system!
I have very hard well water that didn't taste good and I was worried it would damage my new appliances so, I shopped around for water softeners before I settled on the Genesis Premier. The first system I found was $4k and the second was $1.7k for systems with less warranty and efficiency. Our Genesis Premier was under $1k delivered to my door. I had it up and running in under 1 hour. Now I love the taste of my tap water and my dishes come out of my dishwasher without those nasty hard water stains. Thank you for such a great and easy to install product.
Received the softener in good condition. Instructions were clear and helpful (so much better than the usual instructions provided with products these days). The Quick Pro Installation kit made installing the softer extremely easy. Programming the softener is simple and the display provides useful information to monitor the status of system operation (unlike the older Eerie valve). Everything seems to be operating perfectly and I look forward to many years of service from the Genesis unit. The only critique I have is the valve/bypass is a bit loud during the rinse cycle.
Installed my new Genesis Water Softener and it is preforming flawlessly. Easy to install and program. Excellent tech help from Bill. Thank you all.
I purchased the Premier High Efficiency Upflow due to its conservative use of water and salt. Our sewage is attached to our water usage, so this water softener will pay for itself in no time. It arrived in two days. The programming was very easy. I really like the neoprene jacket that zips around the softener tank that includes a pouch to store the manual. I am very pleased with this purchase! I wish that Discount Water Softeners sold the air gap needed for the softener drain line.
They answered the phone promptly and answered my questions without hesitation. Received the softener the next day and had it installed in a couple of hours.
I have had the unit for two weeks. Overall the unit works well, seems good quality, uses minimal salt and was pretty easy to install. Right now the unit goes through a regen every two weeks which means I can fill the salt bin up and not replace it for the entire year. Water is soft, everything works. I also called DWS's support line and they were a good help.
I have had this a couple of weeks and all seems to be working as expected. Installation was very easy and the instructions (along with the videos) were very helpful. Thanks.