Water filter cartridges
- Monday, 03 November 2014 16:14
Water filter cartridges maintain water filtration systems to perform effectively for a longer time period, however, one should always choose certified cartridges for effective performance of filters. Non-certified cartridges may look analogous to the certified ones in respect to shape and size, but the quality differs immensely. As a result, manufacturer’s suggestion will not be obeyed affecting and shortening the life of filters. It is necessary to ensure the safe use of cartridges by replacing them with the proper ones so that they may last longer.
Health conscious customers use different reliable brands to buy their filters and cartridges from to ensure healthy and pure water. They tend to follow the instructions in the guide, including replacing the cartridge at least once a year when the system reaches its rated capacity. It is essential to choose a replacement cartridge that perfectly matches your filter. Even the smallest dissimilarity in cartridge might result in water flowing around it rather than through it. The freaquency of cartridge changing depends on the water quality that you use. If there are more sediments and impurities in water that is filtered, you must replace it habitually especially when decline in performance of drop flow rate is observed.
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Water Filter Installation
- Saturday, 01 November 2014 21:11
Water filters are deliberately designed to make its mechanism uncomplicated and trouble-free. Using filtered water is a good step ahead to use healthy water without contaminants.Filtersrely on various technologies, or just one, to improve the quality of water for more than just satisfaction. Two types of water filters are the most common: point-of-use-units, which consist of countertop filters, faucet water filters and such; and point-of-entry-units,which treat water before it is distributed all the way through the residential areas.
To install a water filter, one needs to switch off the water supply from the primitive point in the home and drain the system by opening the valve so it may deplete quickly and eliminate pressure.. Select a spacious location beneath the filter tank to sanction removal and attachment with ease. Next, mark a section ofpipe and cut it using a pipe cutter. Continue rotating the cutter around the pipe until it comes out entirely. Then use a compression nut and place it on both side of the pipe end along with a thread brass fitting on the ports of the pipe. Teflon tape is then suggested to seal the whole object between fitting and the port of filter so as to ensure that there is no leakage. Lastly, install the filter according to the manual, letting water flow from the in to the out outlet as indicated. Let the filter hang temporarily by positioning it vertically.
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Activated Carbon Water Filters
- Thursday, 30 October 2014 20:27
One technique to purify water is activated carbon filtering. The water is passed through an activated carbon bed, which removes contaminants and impurities contained in water. Carbon water filtration efficiently removes chlorine, benzene, pesticides, and all volatile organic contaminants. As water is passed through, the carbon adsorbs contaminants and unwanted chemicals; carbon binds all the impurities with itself and let clean water stream through the filter.
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How to filter water?
- Wednesday, 29 October 2014 14:27
Water is the most important liquid component in the human body and the consumption of water is vital to maintaining our general health and wellbeing. As water makes up around 60%of our bodies, the quality of the water we put in to replenish what we use will have a major impact on our health. Filtered water is a great way to ensure that what we replace is 100% natural and contaminant free. There are a few methods we can apply to filter water safely at home.
Countertop Water Filters
Countertop filters are easy to install. Each comes with all the components you will need so that there’s no fuss in having to buy separate parts. It’s a task that will take just a few minutes! The beauty of these little units is that once installed, you don’t need to mess with them until you want themremoved.
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