Whole House Water Filter

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by proxybox, Mar 4, 2005.

  1. proxybox

    proxybox New Member

    Mar 4, 2005
    Los Angeles, CA
    Hi, I'm thinking about adding a whole house water filter to main line. I would like to keep the filter accessible from the outside so I will not have to crawl under the house to change it. As you can see from the picture, it is very tight to put the filter in. Would it be possible to make an "L" and have the filter branch off to the side? Would it cause any issues by having a 90 degree joint off the main? Is there any concern about wear and tear on the joint coming straight off the high pressure main? I know it sounds naive, but I wanted to make sure that I wasn't introducing new problems.



    Attached Files:

  2. Plumber2000

    Plumber2000 Plumber

    Jan 13, 2005
    Eugene, Oregon
    With a little reconfiguring of the pipes, should work for you.
  3. Sponsor

    Sponsor Paid Advertisement

Similar Threads: Whole House
Forum Title Date
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Installing rough-in's for future bathroom during whole house re-pipe Oct 15, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Carbon (wrap) Filter Cartridges whole house 10" Universal (OB1 U25 format) Jun 8, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Location for whole house water filter May 17, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice How many whole house water filters? Nov 15, 2014
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Whole House Water Filters Aug 27, 2014

Share This Page