When you are installing a Whole House Water Filter, like any other installation, it's so much easier and quicker when you have all the right tools at hand. 

If you can manage, we recommend having the below tools with you. 

Tools Required To Install A Whole House Water Filter?


When you are attaching your unit to the wall, it helps to have something to hold the system in place while you screw it in.

Tech Gun

To secure the unit to your wall with tek screws. 


You may want to use a pilot hole, in this case a drill will be handy. 


Bolts are obviously a necessary item to screw the system to your wall. 


A level will help you secure your unit to the wall so it is not lop sided. 

Plumber's Thread Tap

We recommend you always avoid using sealant. Instead, have some plumbers tape handy if you happen to need a better seal.

Gauge Plugs

Allen Key

Steel Nipples

These steel nipples screw into both sides of your system. 

Crescent Tool

This comes in handy to tighten up the nipple. 

Pencil and Measuring Tape

Whole House Water Filter Housing Tool


Hack Saw

To cut the 3/4 inch pipe that goes between the fittings

As you can see, it doesn't take too many tools to install a Whole House Water Filter. If you're getting a plumber on the job for you, you won't need a single tool. But if you're doing it yourself, you should be able to get away with the list above.

Contact us if you have any questions at all, we're here to help.


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