### Your Results

Based on the information you entered, installing a OneFlow^{®} system will save you **$-875.71** per year in operational costs over a traditional water softener.

OneFlow^{®} Return on Investment in: **-52 months**

Savings Over Lifecycle (12 years): **$-10,508.57**

### Find your local OneFlow^{®} representative

Still skeptical of the cost savings a OneFlow^{®} system can provide you compared to traditional water softeners? We’ve developed this calculator tool to let you calculate your savings. Enter your specific application data and see how much you can save with OneFlow^{®}. We’re confident you’ll see OneFlow^{®} is The Intelligent Scale Solution™.

*Please note, default values are based on a 75 GPM system, but can be modified by changing
the values for "Number of tanks(s)" and/or "Tank Size" in the fields provided below.*

*For default value and calculation explanations, click attribute names below.*

Enter Monthly Operating Expenses | |||
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a. | Feed Water Hardness |
grains per gallon | |

b. | Average Gallons Used Per Month |
gallons | |

c. | Amount of Salt to Regenerate |
2,800 | grains per lb. |

d. | Price Per Pound of Salt Delivered |
$ | |

e. | Additional Water Used to Backwash & Regenerate Water Softener |
% | |

f. | Water Use & Sewer Use Fee Per 1000 Gallons |
$ | per 1000 gallons |

g. | Estimated Monthly Labor Cost of Preventative Softener Maintenance Service |
$ | per month |

Calculate Monthly Salt Costs | |||

h. | Average Grains/Month |
15,000,000 | grains per month |

i. | Average Salt/Month |
5,357.14 | lbs of salt per month |

j. | Cost for Salt/Month |
$803.57 | |

Calculate Monthly Wasted Water Costs | |||

k. | Additional Water Used to Backwash & Regenerate Water Softener. |
100,000 | gallons |

l. | Cost for Wasted Water Each Month |
$600 | |

Calculate Operational Cost of Softener | |||

m. | Monthly Operational Cost of the Softener |
$1,403.57 | |

n. | Yearly Operational Cost of the Softener |
$16,842.86 | |

o. | Three Year Operational Cost of the Softener |
$50,528.57 | |

Calculate Savings to Change Out Softener to OneFlow^{®} |
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Number of Tanks | |||

Tank Size | |||

p. | Estimated Annual Labor Cost of Preventative Maintenance Service |
$ | |

q. | Yearly Cost to Change out OneFlow^{®} media |
$2,560 | |

Return on Investment | |||

r. | OneFlow^{®} Return on Investment of Originally Installed Equipment |
17 | months |

Operation Cost Comparison | |||

s. | % Savings Over a One Year Period |
85 | % |

t. | Savings in 1 year |
$14,282.86 | |

u. | Savings in 3 years |
$42,848.57 | |

v. | Savings in 6 years |
$85,697.14 | |

w. | Savings in 12 years |
$171,394.29 |

**Case Study Demo:**

This case study is based on a nursing facility in the US that removed a 75 gpm water softener to reduce high operating expenses.

Enter Monthly Operating Expenses | |||
---|---|---|---|

a. | Feed Water Hardness |
grains per gallon | |

b. | Average Gallons Used Per Month |
gallons | |

c. | Amount of Salt to Regenerate |
2,800 | grains per lb. |

d. | Price Per Pound of Salt Delivered |
$ | |

e. | Additional Water Used to Backwash & Regenerate Water Softener |
% | |

f. | Water Use & Sewer Use Fee Per 1000 Gallons |
$ | per 1000 gallons |

g. | Estimated Monthly Labor Cost of Preventative Softener Maintenance Service |
$ | per month |

Calculate Monthly Salt Costs | |||

h. | Average Grains/Month |
3,000,000 | grains per month |

i. | Average Salt/Month |
1,071.43 | lbs of salt per month |

j. | Cost for Salt/Month |
$160.71 | |

Calculate Monthly Wasted Water Costs | |||

k. | Additional Water Used to Backwash & Regenerate Water Softener. |
30,000 | gallons |

l. | Cost for Wasted Water Each Month |
$180 | |

Calculate Operational Cost of Softener | |||

m. | Monthly Operational Cost of the Softener |
$340.71 | |

n. | Yearly Operational Cost of the Softener |
$4,088.57 | |

o. | Three Year Operational Cost of the Softener |
$12,265.71 | |

Calculate Savings to Change Out Softener to OneFlow^{®} |
|||

Number of Tanks | |||

Tank Size | |||

p. | Estimated Annual Labor Cost of Preventative Maintenance Service |
$ | |

q. | Yearly Cost to Change out OneFlow^{®} media |
$842 | |

Return on Investment | |||

r. | OneFlow^{®} Return on Investment of Originally Installed Equipment |
39 | months |

Operation Cost Comparison | |||

s. | % Savings Over a One Year Period |
79 | % |

t. | Savings in 1 year |
$3,246.57 | |

u. | Savings in 3 years |
$9,739.71 | |

v. | Savings in 6 years |
$19,479.43 | |

w. | Savings in 12 years |
$38,958.86 |

### Your Results

Based on the information you entered, installing a OneFlow^{®} system will save you **$3,920.24** per year in operational costs over a traditional water softener.

OneFlow^{®} Return on Investment in: **5 months**

Savings Over Lifecycle (12 years): **$38,958.86**

All dollar values are represented in US dollars.

*Disclaimer: The results of the OneFlow ^{®} calculator are estimated based on industry standard values and user supplied data. The results are provided only as a guide of potential savings, your specific savings may vary due to local conditions. Consult your local Watts representative to help determine your specific application savings.*