Waterboss Iron Reduction Filter-900IF - The Home Depot


Model # 900IF

Internet # 100196527

Store SKU # 328424

Iron Reduction Filter

Waterboss Iron Reduction Filter

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The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

$399.00 / each


Model # 900IF

Internet # 100196527

Store SKU # 328424

The WaterBoss 900IF is a whole-house water treatment system designed for severe water conditions. The 900IF also reduces iron bacteria and up to 1 ppm of Hydrogen Sulfide.

  • Handles up to 15ppm of iron
  • Regenerates with potassium permanganate
  • Factory installed bypass
  • 3/4 in. or 1 in. connections
  • Safety shut-off system
  • 3/10 Year limited warranty
  • Note: Product may vary by store.

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Assembled Depth (in.)  18.75 in  Assembled Height (in.)  30.75 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  14.75 in  Fitting size (in.) 
Product Depth (in.)  18.75  Product Height (in.)  30.75 
Product Width (in.)  14.75 
Bypass valve  Yes  Color/Finish  Biege/textured 
Filter change indicator  No  Filtration method  Sand or Other Material Sediment 
Fitting style  Threaded  Hardware Included  Yes 
Installation kit included  Yes  Maximum feed water pressure (psi)  120 
Maximum feed water temperature (F)  120  Maximum filtered water flow (gallons per min.) 
Minimum feed water pressure (psi)  20  Minimum feed water temperature (F)  34 
Number of stages  Product Weight (lb.)  125 lb 
Returnable  90-Day  UV lamp  No 
Water Filtration System Type  Whole House  Water Filtration Technology  Reduction Oxidation 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings  NSF Listed  Manufacturer Warranty  3 years on valve and electronics 10 years on media tank outer shell 


Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 34 reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5 by the unit works very well but? the waterboss iron reduction system works great but you have to purchase potassium permanganate before you can turn the system on. the unit does not come with this chemical and it can be very hard to find. what bothers me most is home depot sells the unit but in this case it was for my daughter in linden,va. the store in winchester va. sells the unit but not the chemical to start it up. do you think there is something wrong with this picture? why not include a start up package and increase the price or even better yet why does home depot not carry the chemical for the product they sell? so if you are going to install this unit on a weekend with this being your only water supply you better find this chemical prior ti installation. when questioned about this at the winchester,va. store they were lost for words much to our dismay. November 12, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Water Boss Iron Reduction Filter 900IF When we purchased our mobile home in Levy County, FL, we were faced with an extremely horrible smell of rotten eggs (sulfur), extensive rust in our bathtubs and showers and toilets and also rust in our dishwasher and washing machine. It was impossible, even with spending a lot of money on products, to even try and wash anything white and have it not come out brown. We had our water tested and went to two local companies which said our ph was over 12 (acceptable) and our iron and sulphur was bad, which we already knew. So they quoted us $2000 and $3000 respectfully for their "in line" solutions which would take care of our problem. We did not have that kind of money and immediately went to research ourselves online and found Home Depot's Water Boss Iron Reduction filter for $399. We had gotten to the point that my wife had to hold her nose to go in and take a shower so we went to Home Depot. The system went in for me (I am in my 70s) fairly easily in a day although I had to readjust some of my plumbing into the unit. Within TWO DAYS we are so thankful that we have no more smell at all and no more rust and iron going into the toilets. We were told that even with a $2000 system that we could not get rid of the smell. Granted we have only had the system less than a week, but we are SO happy that we found an affordable system. If you are in FL and have this problem, stay away from the expensive brands and try this first. If you go to Home Depot in Crystal River, it may take some doing to make sure you are getting the same $399 unit. The Model is 900IF and some of the sales people will try and pull down the wrong box (it normally sits up on second tier). Be persistent and take a printout of what you want. November 28, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best Purchase I Could have made I have well water I recommend the Water Boss system to anyone who has terrible test results on their water. I'am a DYI I double checked on programming on the system with the people from Water Boss the know there stuff. My neighbors system put in his house by a local firm would have cost me $7,000 to install at my house. I have $1,500 in the Water Boss. After flushing the lines when I looked and tasted my water I about feel thru the floor it was that good. No more bottled water for my coffee. The test strips after were perfect. Like I said my water bad when I called Water Boss to check what system I needed I gave them analysis figures. Great people at Water Boss know their stuff. No more "Culligan "experience July 1, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Buy far the best purches I ever made. Worth every penny, I've gotten guots of 3500$, thats nuts, we got 6PPM iron and the water stincks, the iron is gone, the water smells good, & tastes great, it regens once a week, & your not a slave to those heavy salt bags every month, 5LBS every 3 to 6 months, but as a retired well driller, have your water tested first, this unit will not work with all types of water, thank god it does with mine! June 21, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by What a difference! Works great! We were depending on our softener to also remove iron - but you have to regen it 3x more often. I tried to space out the regen a little and turned the toilets and some clothes brown :( Bought this at HD and had it hooked up in a few hours. Immediately noticed the difference. Does a great job at removing the iron. No more brown toilets or ruined clothes. Install was not too bad if you're handy with plumbing. Get the Sharkbite softener connectors! Instructions were pretty good. Only complaint was where it said to "quickly cycle through the regeneration stages", but didn't really tell you how. I just pushed buttons until something changed. Support only answers during biz hours... July 15, 2014
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