Monthly Archives: February 2019
Posted: February 22, 2019
What types of whole house water filtration systems are out there?
Whole house water filters can be either cartridge based or tank based. They each feature different components that perform unique functions. Tank based filters also go by 'backwash' or 'self-clean' filters since they clean and reuse the filter media by pumping water backwards through the filter bed and flushing trapped contaminants down a drain.
Cartridge based filters are much cheaper upfront, easier to install and does not require much space. They do not require a drain connection and can even