Cartridge Filters

DE Filter Internal Diagram

- are tanks that hold 3 or more cylindrical cartridges, similar to the cartridges in an automotive oil or air filter, made from a material such as polyester, which trap and hold particles down to about 5-10 microns

They are usually priced between Sand-filters and DE Filters

Cartridge filters require very little maintenance.  You can sometimes get away with hosing the cartridges off 3 or 4 times during the swimming season.  If this is insufficient you may need to soak the cartridges in a cleaning solution

At worst you may need to replace the cartridges, which are usually relatively, but occasionally can be VERY expensive.  When choosing a cartridge filter for your pool first discover the price and availability of replacement cartridges

wikiHow has some good advice on cleaning cartridges, see their advice herehere

At the Piscinas Exhibition in Barcelona in 2011 we saw a cartridge filter that was huge.  It is designed to be cleaned just once per year and as soon as I can track them down I'll add their information to this page

 

We supply all plant and equipment featured on this website. All our work is Guaranteed; Parts and Labour

For free and unbiased advice, a site visit or no-obligation Quotation*, please make initial enquiries by email. Tell us a little about your pool problem and include a daytime phone number. Thanks, we look forward to meeting you soon

Note: - Please contact our recommended pool professionals for supply and installation of all pool-related services: - 

Costa del Sol - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nerja area - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

*We only offer Quotations: - a fixed, agreed price that cannot, and will not, be increased. We do not give 'estimates', as an estimate offers the client no guarantee of final price

Share this website with other Pool Owners and Users,  encourage them to read about Pool Safety, learn CPR and help them to save lives, time and money. Please help us to make every pool a safer place - by sharing this information we can cut the number of pool accidents and deaths.  Please also see our FacebookFacebook page

Ken Walker - MyPoolGuru©