Countertop Water Filters
Countertop Water Filters
Countertop water filters are a good option for any consumer looking for a
quality water filter for their home. Countertop water filters offer easy
installation, along with the same quality of filtration as undersink water
filters offer. Countertop water filters do not require any installation. You
simply set up the countertop water filter where you want it to be located, and
then attached to the sink itself. Although countertop water filters are among
some of the best filtering system available to consumers, the higher than
average price tag that accompanies them may drive some customers away.
Countertop water filter systems are one of the best types of water filters
available on the market. Most countertop water filters are made from stainless
steel, which makes them very attractive yet durable and practical filtering
units. The perfect addition to any kitchen, countertop water filters come with a
hose to connect to the sink If later desired, the countertop filter system can
normally be converted to an under counter water filter system simply by
purchasing the conversion kit.
Countertop water filters completely remove the chlorine taste and odor from
water, along with the following common contaminants found in tap water: lead,
VOCs, Mercury, Asbestos, Chlormine, MTBE, Cryptosporidium and Giardia. These
countertop water filter system offers all of these great capabilities in a unit
that easily fits on the countertop. The countertop filter systems do not detract
from the faucet's pressure or water flow.
Although the countertop water filter systems are normally priced at a couple
hundred dollars, they can be a solid investment for anyone who is serious about
their water filtering. Most of these water filters use a solid carbon block
water filter which only has to be replaced approximately once every year. The
solid carbon block filter is considered to be the most effective way to reduce
the majority of contaminants that are found in tap water. These are the items
which are most likely to cause health concerns. The carbon block filter is
created by compacting the carbon into an extremely dense structure. This forces
every molecule of water that passed through the filter to be pushed through the
microscopic pores of carbon, which is effective in reducing the amount of
pollutants present in the final product.
The solid carbon block water filter is usually a replaceable filter cartridge.
It is designed in a way that allows it to be easily changed. In addition to the
great performance of the carbon block water filter, it also offers some
additional benefits. The solid carbon block water filter does not waste any
water whatsoever. It also requires absolutely no electricity, and does not
remove any of the essential trace minerals found in tap water that are
beneficial to good health. The carbon block filter does not add any form of salt
or silver to the water, it simply provides fresh, clean-tasting drinking water
that will be enjoyed and healthy for you and your entire family.