Reasons to Invest in Whole House Water Filters
Category : Kitchen
More and more people already have a water filter attached to their kitchen sink or at least a portable one that can provide enough purified water for drinking. However, because of the increased level of pollution, environmental accidents, and other environment problems caused mostly by us, the tap water is more and more contaminated. Thus we are recommended to invest in a water filter system.
Depending on your needs and possibilities there are cheap water filters that work only at the faucet they are installed at or more expensive whole house systems that provide purified water in the whole of parliament no matter what the water is used for. A whole house water filter is indeed more costly than other water filters, but in the long run, you might be better off with such a filtering system because apart from providing purified water in the entire house, it also adds value to your home.
Because of its complexity and the fact that it has to be installed at the main pipe before entering the house, such a filtering system requires professional plumbing. Another reason for investing in such a water filter is that it is completely out of sight. Thus it will not occupy space in the house, and you do not have to install several water filters in the same house. Whole house water filters are a good way to replace the top counter or under counter water filters that provide you drinking water and the shower filters that let you take care of your body by providing purified water.
The advantage of these whole house filter systems is that by providing purified water for the whole of parliament, they are helping you maintain your appliances, like your washing machine or your dishwasher, as well as the sinks, basins, and hot tubs. With such a system installed you do not have to worry remembering the faucet that has the filter installed. Also with a whole house water filter, you do not have to worry about not having enough filtered water to drink or even worse enough water to take a shower.
Whole house water filters are the best solution to help us get healthier by having filtered water not only to drink, but also to cook and wash fruits and vegetables, and to take showers. There are several bacteria in the water as well as heavy metals and pesticides. Research also shows that the chlorine put in water to purify it, is not safe at all for the body. However it kills other dangerous bacteria that is in the water. The good news about the water filters is that while they keep some of the bacteria and heavy metals out, they still let you have the healthy minerals from the water. Also, the filtered water does not have any smell, it is not cloudy, but instead is clean and pure.
Because the cost of such a filtering system is higher than the other water filters, they are intended to offer maximum performance and filtration with as little maintenance as possible. There are also several models of whole house water filters to choose from, but first, you need to know the approximate amount of water you and your family use. Furthermore one of the things to keep in mind while selecting such a system is that the more filters the system have the cleaner and safer your water will be.