The WHES18 from Whirlpool is a high-efficiency water softener that’s perfect for softening the water of a small household. This short, compact softener delivers big results by reducing water hardness up to 65 grains per gallon. This system is NSF certified to reduce hard water minerals, and it will effectively remove up to 3 parts per million of clear water iron. Easy to install and program, you’ll notice positive changes in your home by adding a water softener. Experience having cleaner dishes, linens and clothing—plus better-performing appliances and plumbing. You’ll also see positive changes in your hygiene, as your skin and hair become softer.
Whirlpool’s high-efficiency WHES18 home water softener is compact and equipped with leading technology features. Discover the features that make this system a great option for smaller households:
Ideal for small households with just 1 or 2 people, the WHES18 removes up to 65 gpg (grains per gallon) of water hardness and up to 3 ppm (parts per million) of clear water iron.
6th Sense® Technology
This smart feature monitors and predicts your soft water needs and ensures that salt usage and regeneration occur only when needed. This allows your system to perform at the highest efficiency and helps you save money and water compared to old systems that work off of timers.
Product boasts a short, low-profile design that’s ideal for smaller homes with tight quarters. It’s also easy to pour salt into the system.
Easy Setup & Maintenance
Small, simple and easy to install and maintain, the WHES18 is built to last and run efficiently. With a little do-it-yourself savvy and patience, enjoy installing this system yourself using the included installation kit.
High Flow Valve
Maintains water pressure throughout the home, even with multiple water-using devices in use, like your showers or appliances. System can be connected with up to 1” plumbing.
This third-party certification proves this product has undergone extensive testing and complies with the National Sanitation Foundation’s safety standards. The WHES18 is NSF certified to reduce hard water minerals.
Enjoy a quality system that’s built to last by a brand you trust. The WHES18 comes with a full 1-year parts and labor warranty, which can be extended to 5 years by using WHE-WSC water softener cleaner and by registering this product.
Do-It-Yourself Installation Kit
Installation of the WHES18 Water Softener is made easy with a do-it-yourself kit that includes a bypass valve and detailed instructions. To get started, you will need to purchase the necessary connectors for your plumbing, inspect the included installation kit and locate a nearby 110V electrical outlet and a drain. For a complete list of parts included in the installation kit, review the owner’s manual.