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Ecopure 2.5 x 10 inch Sediment Water Filter System Review

Sediment filters can be used as stand-alone filters in households where the incoming water is high in sediments, or in conjunction with UV water filters or other whole house water treatment systems. The Ecopure 2.5 x 10 inch Sediment Water Filter System is compatible with other filter systems like the Ecopure Large Fluoride Whole House Water Filter system, and it’s designed for better combined filtration.

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Water that is high in sediments such as silt, dirt, sand, rust and other suspended solids can be damaging to your kitchen appliances, boilers or water heaters. The appearance of your water can also be influenced by high level of sediments present in your tap water.

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How often should I replace my water filter cartridge?

Water filter maintenance ensures that your water filter operates at peak performance and that the filtered water it produces is of dependable quality. Water filter cartridges are responsible for the brunt work of filtering the water that passes through your filter system, therefore, they are the single most important element of your filter system. Because with time they get saturated with contaminants, they have to be replaced periodically.

Water filter cartridge, replacement

Filter replacement involves purchasing a filter cartridge compatible with your system, discarding the old cartridge, and installing the new one. With most filters, replacement is easy to carry out, and it doesn’t require the assistance of a plumber. But how often should you replace your filters? And what happens if you forget to replace them?

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How to replace inline water filters

Inline water filters are a simplified version of under-sink water filters and can be used for the filtration of water in low flow environments such as refrigerators, icemakers, water coolers, caravans or on a cold mains water line, or even as part of a reverse osmosis filter system. Compared to traditional under-sink water filters, inline water filters allow you to keep your existing kitchen tap, filtering all the cold water at the point of used it’s installed at.

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Just like the filter media in any other filter cartridge, the filter media in inline water filters gets saturated with contaminants after prolonged use, and therefore, the filter needs to be replaced so it can efficiently remove contaminants again. Both the installation and replacement of an inline filter requires a little plumbing work, but it’s a task you can easily carry out yourself. In this article, we’re going to guide you step by step through the replacement process of an inline water filter.

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Doulton Imperial Ultracarb Ceramic Filter Cartridge Review

Doulton is a world-class water filter and filter elements manufacturer that has been perfecting their ceramic water filtration technology for over 185 years. The Doulton Imperial Ultracarb Ceramic Filter Cartridge takes all the benefits of ceramic filtration and combines it with the excellent water treatment properties of activated carbon, achieving a perfect balance between contaminant removal and taste and odour improvement.

ceramic water filter cartridge

The clever combination between ceramic filtration and activated carbon filtration allows this filter to deliver an in-depth filtration with the help of a single cartridge. This water filter cartridge review will focus on the features that recommend this Doulton ceramic filter as a superior choice for any stand-alone point of use water filter system or for completing any multi-stage filtration system. 

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How to choose a sediment filter?

Although sediments are not known to alter the taste of your tap water or the taste of water pulled from a private water well, they do affect the appearance of water, but most importantly, sediments can cause damage in boilers, washing machines and kitchen appliances. Depending on where you get your tap water from, you may have large or fine sediments in your water, an aspect which can be a factor in determining the type of sediment filter you need.

choosing sediment water filter

In this article, we’ll examine the factors you need to consider when choosing a sediment water filter. These are: the purpose of a sediment filter, the micron size and the type of sediment filter.

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