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BIG-10 | 5 GPM Whole House Water Filtration System

Enjoy clean, sediment free water throughout your whole home with the BIG-10 POE Water Filtration System.

SKU: BIG-10-1F

Regular price
$129.00
Sale price
$129.00

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The BIG-10 Point of Entry Whole House Water Filtration Systems are Easy to Install - Easy to Maintain

Skip the bottled water! Our BIG-10 is a Point of Entry (POE) whole house water filter that you can customize by choosing 1, 2 or 3 housings. You’ll get fresh, filtered water from every tap in your home.  Enjoy showering in chlorine-free water ~ Prepare beverages such as coffee, tea and hot cocoa that are more enjoyable and taste natural ~ Foods, including soups, sauces and gravies will taste better when you use filtered water. With the BIG-10 whole house water filter, you'll notice an immediate difference in your water.

Easily wall-mount the BIG-10 water filter system at your home's point of entry. Choose from single, twin or triple housing models for safe, great-tasting water from every tap in your home. The BIG-10 water system boasts a flow rate of 5 GPM and its built-in pressure relief valve will provide a consistent flow of water.

BIG-10 Whole House Water Filter Features

  • Wall-mounted systems with 1″ water inlet ports and built-in pressure relief valve.
  • The pressure relief valve is used when changing the filters. After turning off the water to the house, simply press the relief valve on the filter head. This relieves the line pressure allowing the housings to be removed easily without having to turn on the water at a faucet downstream somewhere in the house.
  • Includes mounting bracket(s)
  • Heavy-duty filters remove suspended material from all water entering homes
  • Protects water heater, faucets and fixtures from damage due to sand, grit, rust and pipe scale
  • Little or no pressure loss
  • No discharge from wasted water
  • 1 year limited warranty

BIG-10 Single Housing Point of Entry Water Filter System - If you've got lots of sediment, the BIG-10 Single is perfect for removing sediment before it gets into your home's water system. 

  • Single Stage System - Includes (1) 4.5" x 10" 5-micron poly-spun sediment filter. The highly effective poly-spun sediment filter removes the smallest sediment particles from the water before it enters your home's water flow.
    (Replace every 6 months.)

BIG-10 Twin Housing Point of Entry Water Filtration System - This is an excellent choice for point-of-entry sediment removal AND removal of chlorine, taste and odor. This option includes the following filters;

  • Stage 1 - (1) 4.5" x 10" 5-micron poly-spun sediment filter.
    (Replace every 6 months.)
  • Stage 2 - (1) 4.5" x 10" 5-micron granular activated carbon filter for chlorine, taste & odor removal.
    (Replace once per year.)

BIG-10 Triple Housing Point of Entry Water Filtration System - For a superior level of whole house filtration, the triple system combines the single housing system with the double housing for a one-two punch of water purification. With the addition of a third stage 10-micron carbon block cartridge, your chlorine, taste & odor removal level will be excelled. 

(This option includes the BIG-10 single and the BIG-10 twin units with a modified filter configuration.)

  • Stage 1 - 4.5" x 10" 5-micron poly-spun sediment filter.
    (Replace every 6 months.)
    (This is the single housing unit)
  • Stage 2 - 4.5" x 10" 5-micron granular activated carbon filter for chlorine, taste & odor removal.
    (Replace once per year.)
  • Stage 3 - 4.5" x 10" 10-micron carbon block for removal of chlorine, VOC's , taste & odors.
    (Replace once per year.)
    (Stages 2 & 3 are in the twin housing unit)

      What Exactly is Sediment? Sediment occurs naturally as particles from the earth (such as dirt, rocks and minerals) are broken down through weathering and erosion. Not only does sediment consist of minerals, rocks, sand, it and can also consist of organic particles from plants and microbes. If you’ve ever noticed a yellowish ‘color’ or (murky) cloudiness to municipal or well water, this is usually caused by sediments. Dissolved solids (organic or inorganic) are also considered sediments, and these may or may not be seen with the naked eye.  

      How can Sediments Affect Me? Sediment can affect the quality of water by causing wear-and-tear to indoor plumbing, water pumps, and water appliances (such as washing machines, dishwashers and refrigerator ice makers). Sediment can clog your pipes or water system resulting in reduced water flow, or even the breakdown of appliances.  Sediment can also be a potential health risk… pathogens attach themselves to sediment and can hitch a ride right into your drinking water. These waterborne contaminants include microbes such as bacteria, viruses, and protozoa; pollutants such as fertilizers and pesticides; and dissolved metals like mercury, lead, and arsenic.

      Why is Carbon Used to Filter Water? Carbon is probably the most absorbent material known to man. It’s widely used in water filtration AND air filtration. Carbon’s uniqueness comes from its ability to adsorb impurities into its thousands of tiny pores. In fact, 1 pound of carbon has a filtering surface area of 100 football fields.  

      Granular Activated Carbon – Activated carbon is produced by heating organic matter, such as coal, wood or coconut shell, in the absence of air, which is then crushed into carbon granules. Because activated carbon is positively charged it’s able to remove negatively charged contaminants from water such as chlorine, fluorides and dissolved organic solutes by absorption.

      What is a Carbon Block Filter? If you cut open a carbon block filter, you’d notice that it appears to be just that – a block of carbon. It’s actually tightly compressed carbon powder. The denser (more compressed) the carbon powder, the longer time the water is in contact with the carbon, the higher the contaminant or micron removal rate. Carbon block filtration is the most effective type of carbon filtration for waterborne contaminant removal.

        BIG-10 Point of Entry Water Filter Specifications

        BIG-10 Single BIG-10 TWIN
        Dimensions 7.5” W x 8” D x 18.5” H 17” W x 8” D x 17.5” H
        Weight 11 lbs. 22 lbs.
        Conditions of Use - Water Must be Microbiologically Safe
        Temperature 40° to 100° F
        pH Range 3 to 10
        Feed Pressure 40 to 100 psig
        Maximum TDS 1500 ppm
        Turbidity less than 1.0 NTU
        Max Flow Rate 5 GPM (gallons per minute)