It's a good filter from a reputable company, however if I was buying another I would check the cost of the new filters before deciding to buy.
Slimline so fits in the fridge well, water tastes great, easy to use.
As mentioned by other reviewers, the filters are hard to find and also very expensive. With our unit, I also found that the timer button stuck and has to be pressed very hard before it will work - that said, due to the cost of the filters I rarely refer to the timer and replace the filters when I remember!
This is a well functioning filtration system. The tank itself is very well priced and always seems to be on sale in local stores. However the cartridges are extremely pricey and do not last all that long when the unit is used every day.
light unit and great tasting water
cartridges very expensive to replace and stores seem to be limiting the variety they stock
This device is sold on the same principle as printers - the new unit is cheap and the consumables are ridiculously expensive. It takes ages to filter a full tank, but like another reviewer, I pour the filtered water into another container then refill. There are no proper seals between the unfiltered area and the filtered area. When pouring, it is easy to pour any unfiltered water out with the filtered water. Similarily, when filling the top container, it is easy to accidently get tap water into the filtered area. Not a particularly good design,...or at least built down to a price. I use the filters for AT LEAST twice as long as the timer advises. In the end though, the filtered water does seem to taste a little better than tap water. Water seems to taste better than tap water Very expensive filters. Very slow to filter. No seals so unfiltered water can (and does) get into the filtered area.
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A pretty tidy product available from K-Mart and Big W you can also buy refils for it from Woolworths. I think that it is fairly well made but is probably not as good as a bench top filter.
It is a very functional jug that fits nicely in your fridge and it has an easy pour spout.
I really do not like the fact that you have to buy refils for this jug quite often and they are fairly expensive for the amount of carbon that they remove from the water. I am also a little unsure of how good this woul be for a long term solution.
Quite convenient for filtering drinking water and can filter an entire jug in about a minute. Not a replacement for a filtration tap for filtering large quantities of water as the filters need to be regularly replaced and it is more time consuming.
Convenient way of filtering and serving drinking water and the jug may be stored in the fridge or benchtop.
Filters need to be replaced regularly.
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