Category Archives for Whole-House Water Filters

DuPont WFFM350XBN Metered Faucet Water Filter

DuPont WFFM350XBN Metered Faucet Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

There are many reasons we love the DuPont WFFM350XBN faucet water filter but two stand out the most: the filter’s relatively high capacity and the electronic water flow meter. It has a capacity of 200 gallons, which is twice the capacity of other filters in the same price range. Most families can go 4-6 months […]

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Water Softeners vs Water Filters Systems

Water Softeners vs Water Filters Systems – Which One Do I Need?

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

When taking a decision between  water filter systems and water softener systems, the most important question that has to be answered is: what’s the final quality of water that you need? Commonly, underground water is the primary source of water for municipal systems. Underground water has a higher percentage of minerals in comparison to surface water.  This […]

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Safe Drinking Water

Safe Drinking Water Standards: What You Need To Know

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

There is nothing more essential than accessible and clean filtered drinking water.   Human beings need to drink 2 liters of safe drinking water every day, on average.  But in spite of our universal demand for safe drinking water, one in every nine people doesn’t have access today. This amounts to over 840 million people.  And when unsafe […]

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Water Filter Differ

Why Do Water Filters Differ So Much In Price?

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

If you this a post with this title is some rant about how much you should be spending on your water filter, Well – it’s not. That is none of our business. What this article explains is why so many water filter brands sell what appear to be the exact same products for such different prices. To be […]

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Owning a Home

What You Need to Know About Owning a Home with a Well

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

A home in a peaceful remote area is a dream come true for many people. But if you own a house in a rural area’s thinking of a move, you may be in for a few surprises. One of the major differences between country and city living is where you get your tap water. In most rural homes […]

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How to Test Home Water Quality

How to Test Home Water Quality – and Why You Really Should

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

If you have some doubts about the quality of the water in your home, it is necessary to check and take appropriate measures about it. With such a wide variety of water filters, treatment additives, purification systems  on the market, it can be hard to sort-out what you need to solve water quality problems in your […]

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Home Master HMF2SMGCC Whole House Water Filter

Home Master HMF2SMGCC Whole House Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

The Home Master HMF2SMGCC is a 2-stage whole-house water filter that consists of a sediment pre-filter and a catalytic carbon filter that can remove chlorine and chloramines. It’s a great choice if you are looking for a mid-range whole-house filter that can clean up the chlorine, sediment, and chemicals in your city water. With a 95,000-gallon capacity, […]

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VH410 VIQUA UV Water Disinfection System

VH410 VIQUA UV Water Disinfection System – 2019 Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

The VIQUA VH410 UltraViolet Water Disinfection System neutralizes and kills harmful waterborne microbes. It’s the best water filter if you suspect that the water coming into your home contains bacteria and cysts such as Giardia, Salmonella and E. Coli.Standard sediment and activated carbon water filters only remove large particles and certain chemicals from water. Microorganisms […]

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Home Master HMF3SDGFEC 3-stage system

Home Master HMF3SDGFEC Whole House Water Filter

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

Do you receive well water in your home?If you do, the Home Master HMF3SDGFEC 3-stage system is the best whole-house water filter for your home. It consists of 3 stages of filtration that remove sediment, rust, manganese and other contaminants commonly found in well water. The capacity on this product is 100,000 gallons, which translates to roughly […]

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iSpring WGB32B 3-Stage Whole House Water Filter

iSpring WGB32B 3-Stage Whole House Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

The iSpring 3-stage whole house water system connects to the main water line coming into your house, ensuring all the faucets and showers produce clean filtered water. The system uses three filtration levels to remove sediment, rust, chlorine, and chemicals. If you’ve been noticing sediment deposits in your toilet bowl and sinks, you want to get rid […]

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Watts WH-LD Premier Whole House Water Filter

Watts WH-LD Premier Whole House Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

If your biggest concern is sediment and rust in your water, then you have come to the perfect place. Keep reading this watts whole house filter review to learn more. A conventional 2 or 3-stage whole house water filter removes chlorine, hydrogen sulfide, heavy metals, chemicals and a whole lot other contaminants in addition to sediment. But if […]

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WQA & NSF Certified Water Filters

NSF and WQA Certified Water Filters

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

Considering NSF 53 certified water filter?In this post, we explain the various NSF and WQA criteria used to certify modern water filtration systems and recommend a few top-rated water filter and water ionizer systems that have these accreditation. Water filter manufacturers are similar to any other business. They need to sell their products and they’re prone […]

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aquapure whole house water filter

3M Aqua-Pure Whole House Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

The 3M Aqua-Pure Whole House Water filter is a great choice if you are looking for a low-cost water filtration system for your whole house. It’s cheaper because it is a single-stage system. Unlike most other whole-house filters, there is no sediment pre-filter. There is only one carbon filter that removes chlorine, dirt, sediment, and rust […]

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Aquasana EQ-1000 Whole House Water Filter

Aquasana EQ-1000 Whole House Water Filter Review

Ed Carmichael

Ed is a water specialist in Tampa, FL. He built CleanerSofterWater.com to help his friends and family learn about DIY solutions to common water quality issues in the home.
Ed Carmichael

The Aquasana EQ-1000 is the top pick in our 2019 whole house filter buying guide.  It has many great features, but we loved it for two main reasons. The first is its excellent filtering performance. It has 4 stages of filtration that remove a wide range of contaminants from your city water including chlorine, sediment, heavy metals and […]

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