APEC Complete ESSENCE Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Review
The Complete Essence APEC reverse osmosis water filtration system is a product that’s received a lot of praise from consumers. APEC is one of the leading manufacturers of RO systems on the market, offering a wide range of both commercial and residential systems. Their innovative six stage filtering process ensures that you’re drinking only the best tasting, high alkaline water, the benefits of which seem to be almost endless.
APEC Complete Essence Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Review: Specs and Features
APEC’s residential reverse osmosis systems are made for large households or smaller businesses. The Essence is able to remove up to ninety-nine percent of contaminants and bacteria that are commonly found in hard water, well water and tap water. This system is said to be easy to install, even for consumers with no prior plumbing experience. The system itself is designed to be low maintenance and is able to provide several months of hassle-free use. A product that’s designed with high quality filtration components, the Essence features filters that can purify water for up to six months before a change is needed. The RO membrane and carbon filter only need to be changed every two to three years. The filtering process enhances the water’s taste by adding food quality calcium and nutrients, gradually increasing the water’s PH level without negatively effecting the taste.
This system comes with a one year limited warranty and a thirty day money back guarantee. The six stage filtration process ensures that all contaminants and waste are effectively removed from the water, while the re-adding of minerals works to improve water taste and nutrition.
The first stage works to remove sediment, dust, rust and other particles while extending and protecting the filter’s membrane. The second and third stage feature the carbon block filters which help to remove unpleasant tastes, cloudiness and chemicals that affect the taste of your drinking water, including chlorine. The fourth stage utilizes the high rejection RO membrane gets rid of a wide variety of contaminants including bacteria, arsenic, fluoride, chlorine, lead and radium. The coconut shell refining carbon filter kicks into action during the fifth filtering stage. This stage works to remove any residual taste from the tank. The last stage involves a PH calcium carbonate re-mineralization filter which helps to increase the water’s PH levels by gradually adding calcium and other minerals back into your drinking water.
Pros and Cons
Pros: The extensive filtering process ensures that you’re drinking only the cleanest, tasting water around. The addition of essential minerals offers a number of health benefits. APEC features an excellent customer service team that’s available to answer your questions twenty-four hours a day.
Cons: While some consumers had no issues during the installation process, others complained that the process was too complicated and required the assistance of a professional plumber.
Conclusion and Rating
APEC offers this top-selling filtration system at a steep price, but when compared to other RO systems on the market, this model truly is a steal. Consumers gave this system a rating of four and a half out of five stars for the six stage filtering process, product warranty and overall quality.