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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Does it work?

Yes! Shower-Safe will successfully remove 99.99999% of all bacteria and still cope with the high flow rates typical of a domestic water system in all types of buildings.

2. Does the www.safewaterproducts.com range reduce water pressure?

In good quality mains water it will cause a slight reduction in flow but this means that the customer will also save on energy as they will not have to use as much hot water for a typical shower.

3. Does www.safewaterproducts.com provide a follow-up service once a Safe Product has been installed?

www.safewaterproducts works with several country wide and well respected organisations that can provide full bacteria and other micro organisms tests to confirm that these organisms have been removed where the Safe Products are used.

4. Does www.safewaterproducts.com provide a guarantee with Safe Products?

www.safewaterproducts.com guarantees that if the Safe Products range is installed according to the fitting instructions and filter replacement instructions, that they will remove 99.999% of all bacteria including E. coli and Legionella, together with other disease causing organisms such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia.

5. How often does the filter need changing?

The filter has been shown to provide up to 4,700 litres of clean water before the filter begins to clog and slow down making it the best in class. The frequency of filter changes depend on the water quality in the area where the product is installed and the amount of showers taken. Conceivably the filter could last for several months before a change is required. Changing the filter is a quick and simple process.

6. If a legionella bacterium is present, can you catch it by handling the shower head or filter?

In order to get Legionnaires' disease you have to breathe it in to your lungs in the form of an aerosol (droplet) of water. Handling of a shower head or filter does not cause aerosols to be produced.

7. What if I don’t run water through Shower Safe for an extended period?

That is no problem. Just run water through if for over a minute before use and it’ll work perfectly.

8. What scientific proof is there that Shower Safe products are so effective?

The Shower Safe filter has been independently tested by leading scientific institutions and the certification reports can be found under the info tab at the top of the landing pages.

9. Why is the www.safewaterprodutcs.com range so much more economically priced than your competitors ?

We manufacture our products and do not work with agents who increase prices unreasonably.

10. Will it fit all types of shower heads?

Yes! Shower Safe is the standard size used in all type of shower heads.