3M Aqua-Pure Whole House Water Filtration System Review (Model AP903)

Man turning on AP903 3M Aqua-Pure Water Filter
The 3M company is a manufacturer of seemingly everything. From adhesives to electronic circuits, their logo stands out proudly on an incredibly diverse assortment of highly functional products. When we began our recent journey into the world of reviewing whole house water filters, we weren't terribly surprised to find that 3M had also dipped into the water filtration business. The AP903 Aqua-Pure Whole House Water Filter System caught our eye immediately not only due to the pedigree of its manufacturer, but also because of its attractively affordable price. With an enticingly low price ...

Aquasana Whole-House Water Filter Kit Review – Filter, UV Sterilizer, and Water Softener Package

Aquasana Whole House Water Filter Rhino Activated Carbon and Copper Zinc and Mineral Filter Stages Info
The whole-house water filter is a very liberating thing to have. Instead of filtering water at only one point, like a below-the-sink or counter-top water filter might, whole-house water filter systems treat the water before it enters your home at all, meaning that no matter which faucet you use, you get clean, filtered water! We've recently had the opportunity to experiment with Aquasana's system, and in this review we'll dive deep into our findings and opinions on the system. Aquasana's whole-house water filter kits come in a wide variety of options. If you just want a basic filtration sys...

Takeya Classic Glass Water Bottle Review

Takeya Classic Glass Water Bottle Posed in Shopping Cart
Takeya water bottles seem to be popping up just about everywhere these days. After reviewing Takeya's ThermoFlask, an insulated stainless steel bottle offering the company's answer to the HydroFlask, we were excited to take a look at the Takeya Classic Glass bottle and see if it offered the same combination of affordability, durability, and functionality we found in reviewing the ThermoFlask. As we've explored before here on the Hydration Anywhere blog, there are many benefits to choosing glass as a container material for your water bottle. Unlike plastic or some cheap metal bottles, glass ...

Innovative Squeezable Titanium Water Bottle from Keego Coming Soon

Keego Bottle Being Squeezed Gif
Just when we thought we'd seen water bottles of every description, along comes something new. "Elastic titanium," "squeezable metal" -- these sound like terms out of Star Trek. But instead of classic science fiction, these terms are hopefully science fact. A start-up company called Keego claims to have invented a durable and functional alternative to plastic squeeze bottles by using lightweight, food-safe titanium and some clever engineering which lets the bottle function like a squeezable plastic water bottle. The Keego bottle is slated to begin deliveries in August 2018, according to an a...

CamelBak Chute Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle Review

CamelBak Chute In Action
One of the most well-known names in outdoors equipment, especially in products like water bottles and hydration packs, CamelBak is a familiar name for anyone who loves to spend time outdoors. Offering quality bottles of nearly every description, CamelBak designs are clever and functional enough to also make for excellent every day use water bottles. Recently, a 40 ounce CamelBak Chute came into our lives, and we are finding ourselves continually refreshed by it's clever additions to the classic insulated water bottle. Having gone through plenty of CamelBak bottles from all across the spectr...

Takeya Thermoflask Review – A Budget Hydroflask Alternative

Takeya Thermoflask Carrying Handle
We've gone through insulated water bottles of all varieties. From leading brand names to generic white label products, we've tested just about all of them. While some bottles can put a bit of a strain on your wallet and others manage to remain incredibly affordable, there is something to be said for those in the middle of the price spectrum. The Takeya Thermoflask is just such an option - on the cheaper side of affordable, even! Takeya is a leading name in insulated stainless steel water bottles. You can find their products in use just about every where you go, and for sale at major retail...

Berkey Water Filter Review – Big, Imperial, Travel, & More

Assortment of Berkey Gravity Countertop Water Filters
Berkey is a world leader in water filter technology. With their line of gravity water filters such as the Big Berkey, the Imperial, or the Travel, they offer one of the simplest and most affordable ways to access world-class water filtration technology. Requiring no installation, minimal setup, zero electricity, and offering incredible portability for a water filter capable of serving the needs of an entire household, Berkey has proven itself to customers across the globe, ourselves included. In this Berkey water filter review, we're going to take a look at what makes Berkey tick. Berkey wa...

Best Thermos Bottles

Best Thermos Bottles
The classic Thermos. No name in the world of beverage containers is more ubiquitous than Thermos. So commonly used, in fact, that "Thermos" was deemed a generic term. But behind it all there is still the good old original, brand-name Thermos, a company that has been churning out quality products for over a hundred years. In this round-up, we'll give our opinions in brief reviews of a range of different Thermos bottles. We'll take a look at everything from old-school-style Thermoses to the latest innovations. Distinguished by being the first company to offer insulated bottles on the market, ...

GRAYL Water Filter Bottle Review

GRAYL Water Filter Bottle Being Filled From Lake
The GRAYL is a filter bottle with an interesting twist. Where other filter bottles rely on pumps or suction, the GRAYL has worked out a novel method. You simply fill the bottle, insert the filter, and press it down. This creates pressure which moves water up through the GRAYL bottle's advanced filter element. With a patented filter design which removes bacteria, viruses, cysts, and microscopic contaminants, the GRAYL can make water from almost any source drinkable and delicious. As we compiled this review of the GRAYL filter bottle, we had a few weeks to put it through its paces and tested ...

Best Filtered Water Bottles Guide 2018

Best Filtered Water Bottles 2018
Filtered water bottles put the power of modern water filtration systems right in your hand. Immensely portable, these water bottles include small filter elements which are incorporated directly into the bottle itself. Powerful filter elements can purify water from the nastiest sources, removing particulates, bacteria and other harmful microorganisms, while at the same time improving the taste, odor, and clarity of your drinking water. Not only do the best filtered water bottles make your water more delicious and enjoyable to drink, they can actually be a lifesaving tool should you find yoursel...