How to Clean & Flush a Reverse-Osmosis Home System?

Answer Reverse osmosis systems, often called RO systems, are water-filtration systems that pass water through a fine membrane that filters out contaminants. The purified water is then used for drinking an... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Clean & Flush a Reverse-Osmosis Home System

Do I need a reverse osmosis system?

On One Hand: Recognized BenefitsReverse osmosis is a way of filtering unwanted impurities and chemicals out of drinking water. The Reverse Osmosis Filter Guide claims filtered water can provide saf... Read More »

How to Install a Reverse Osmosis Water System?

You have decided that a reverse osmosis water system will best suit your needs and have decided you would like to install the system yourself. The advantages to doing it yourself are: You will save... Read More »

Can a reverse osmosis system remove lead?

Reverse osmosis filtration and purification systems can remove lead (and anything else smaller than a water molecule) from water, but they often remove beneficial minerals, including magnesium and ... Read More »

What size reverse osmosis system do i need?

On One Hand: Consider More Than the Basic System RatingThe amount of water needed daily for drinking and cooking is about 1 gallon per person per day. When considering a system size, consider not o... Read More »