An ordinary water fountain, while it has its own merits, may not be the best choice for your home. In fact, a water fountain would have to be taken away from the home because of the strong odors that could lead to health problems. However, what if you had a water fountain that didn’t produce so much bad odor? You may wonder, “Why not?”
The most common reason is that the filter system is placed inside the water fountain. In the past, the filters used to be placed inside the fountain in order to get rid of the unwanted odor produced by the bacteria. But, these days, the filtration systems are made to be installed outside the fountain. The fresh air around the house makes it possible for the filtration system to work properly.
The Filtration Process Of Fountains
The presence of the filtration system in the water fountain takes away the odor produced by the bacteria in the water fountain. With the help of the filtration system, you would have a water fountain that would last longer and it would also be odorless.
One way that the filtration system works is by removing all the air bubbles. This is done by closing the door to the pump room while the pump is running. After the pump is turned off, the valve will be opened so that the pump can ventilate the pump room.
Another good way to provide fresh air is by adding fans to the pump room. Many of the water fountains have ducts and fans attached to them. This helps keep the air in the pump room fresh and odorless.
There are many types of filtration systems used for odor removal. You just have to be careful that you only buy a good quality filter. Even the best quality filters may not be able to eliminate the smell completely, but it would reduce it significantly.
How To Fix Filters To Remove Bad Odors?
A filtered container should be placed under the pump to remove the odors that the pump produces. The pump would be left in place but it would no longer be emitting water. Instead, it would be emitting air. The odors would now be leaving the water fountain. However, you would still need to replace the filter on the pump at regular intervals.
As you know, pets are constantly moving about and they could very easily get caught up in the filter housing. These cages should be cleaned at least once a month. This will help you avoid the buildup of odor on the pump.
It is important to take great care when you clean the cage and the enclosure. You need to make sure that all the air is being removed before you start cleaning the filter housing. If the tank looks dirty, you need to clean it before the next visit to the pump room.
Of course, you would want to provide fresh air to the pump room. In the past, the filters were kept in closed units that only let fresh air into the pump room. But, since the smell produced by the bacteria is bad, it would be better to open the doors of the unit and let the fresh air flow in.
All in all, having a pet would definitely be a great thing. But, what if your pet doesn’t like the presence of the water fountain?