Compare Our Water Softeners

Still browsing the marketplace to find the right water softener? Here’s our honest comparison so you can better understand the different brands and types.

A water softener is an investment in your home. There are many benefits to installing a water softener and having sold and installed them in homes across the UK since the 1970’s, we understand you want to be sure you’ve chosen the right one for you.

We’ve put together this water softener comparison to help. If you want a more detailed explanation, please don’t hesitate to book your free demonstration of softened water, during which we’ll show you how softened water can benefit your home and answer any queries you may have about comparing water softeners.

Which Water Softener Is Best?

SpecificationHV4BenefitKinetico HEInfinity HF
Water efficiency3.4%Less water used3.95%4.34%
Salt efficiency50%Less salt used38%35%
Soft water capacity500 litresRegen less frequent430 litres392 litres
Peak flow rate56 l/mBetter water flow41 l/m51 l/m
Regeneration time10 minsFaster regeneration11 mins11 mins
Regeneration volume17Less water used20.520.5
Salt used per regen300gLess salt used340g340g
Duplex parallel flowYesFresh water on demandNoNo
Min meter performance0.05 l/mAccurate water usage0.25 l/m1 l/m
Min operating pressure1 barWorks at low pressure1.8 bar1.8 bar
Max hardness635 ppmSoftens more water507 ppm474 ppm
Adjustable brine valveYesBetter salt accuracyNoNo
Max operating pressure10 barMore robust6 bar6 bar

Our Water Softeners

We have been in business for over 35 years, the UK’s largest manufacturer and number one seller of twin-cylinder water softeners. Our factory trained specialist installers and surveyors help bring the British designed Harvey Water Softener into your home.


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Designed to fit under the kitchen sink, the advanced twin cylinder design requires no programming or maintenance. The water softener runs on block salt for ease of use and the displacement meter measures it to reduce salt usage.

Download Our Comparison Guide

For further information on the differences between a Harvey Water Softener and a competitor model, you can download our comparison guide.