To find out, start by reading our Simple Guide to the Basic Types of Water Filtration. Then, test to see what’s in your water to determine the type of filtration you need.
Most of the water filters we carry employ carbon adsorption, which may also be combined with other types, such as ceramic filtration or reverse osmosis. To get an idea of which home water filter will accomplish your needs, check out our Simple Guide to Home Water Filters where you can narrow it down according to the size of your household, your preferences for drinking water and filtration maintenance, and your contaminant removal needs. We are also releasing more in-depth buyer’s guides for each home water filter category; simply click on the “How To” links in this guide to access them.