Solution: Culligan Sand Separator + 20″ Big Blue Filter
Often a well will pump up heavy loads of sand and silt that can settle in your tubs and showers. Depending on the amount of sand entering your home, one, or a combination of these systems will get the job done.A Sand Separator. This device installs in the line between the well head and the pressure tank and spins the water around in a helical motion and acts like a centrifuge to remove sand particles, which are then manually flushed from a flush valve at the bottom of the device on a regular basis. Here is a picture of a recently installed Sand Separator.
A 20” BB (Big Blue) cartridge filter with a DGD-2501 cartridge. It would install in your main water line, either out at the well or at the house, and will filter out particles down to 1 micron in size. When the filter gets clogged up with sand, you open up the housing, dump the sand and the old filter out, and put in a new filter. Here is a picture of a recently installed 20″ Big Blue Filter.
Before any recommendations are made, we need to receive a sample of your water to ensure that the correct equipment is matched with the water problem. Call us today or request a Free Water Analysis.