Many drinking water treatment systems are available in the marker for both commercial and home use. However, you should know about their principle of function before choosing one for your home to find a good system. While water is essential to life, a good system will save lives.
The underground water contains many minerals like calcium, potassium, magnesium, iron etc. Some of them are chemically bonded with water and some are in colloidal forms.
The water is often rich with sulphates, chlorides, free ions and all of these are harmful to human health- let alone the existence of bacteria’s, and other types of microorganisms. Drinking water treatment systems are installed to filter out all harmful elements that water contains.
Ground water is not actually supplied directly to houses, but the supplied water that you get from your tap may contain these minerals. Some homes even use motors to pump and get ground water directly, which is very dangerous. This kind of water should not be used for drinking without filtration.
These systems come in the form of water filters. There are many types available in the market, which have different functionalities and can be found in different shapes, as well as sizes. In this light, the size of your filter is often denoted by the amount of water it can contain; this amount is measured in liter.
Drinking water treatment systems can be installed in various ways. You can fit some of them to the tap and directly filter water that you drink. Others need to be filled periodically after all the cleansed water is consumed.
There are rock bed filters, chemical filters, electronic and mechanical filters. Some filters even implement all or some of these principles. Among them, the electronic filter system is the most cost effective and works better than other types.
You should choose an electronic filter system wisely. Do this by searching online and you will find the best one for your home.