How do you use a Brita water filtration pitcher?
- Flush your filter with cold water for 15 seconds.
- Insert the filter into the reservoir by lining up the groove in filter with the ridge in the pitcher's reservoir.
- Add cold tap water.
- Replace filter regularly to maintain optimal performance.
Thereof, how does a Brita filter indicator work?
The Smart Pitcher series uses an electronic change indicator. When you first press the start button, all four bars will flash, showing that you have full filter life. Every two weeks, however, a bar will disappear. In two months, all the bars will be gone, and it will be time to change your filter.
Likewise, how do you clean a Brita pitcher? Cleaning. Brita ® Pitchers and Dispensers are very low maintenance when it comes to upkeep and care. You can simply hand wash the lid and reservoir with a mild detergent. If you have a Brita ® Chrome Pitcher lid, wipe with a soft sponge soaked in a solution of one teaspoon of white vinegar in a cup of water.
Also asked, do Brita filters actually do anything?
While Brita water filters are inexpensive and able to filter water very quickly, ZeroWater filters are more expensive and are able to reduce contaminants in the water to effectively zero.
How often should I wash my Brita pitcher?
For optimum performance, it's important to change your Brita Stream® filter regularly. Keep your great-tasting filtered water flowing by replacing every 40 gallons or approximately every two months. Users with hard water should replace more frequently.