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Well Water Softening for Cleanliness and Safety

You may have heard of well water softening, but how do you know if you need it? It may be obvious — to your taste buds — that you have too much magnesium, calcium or other elements in your drinking water. It can lead to a funny taste, though it ...

Well Pump Service May Not Be Necessary Post Oil Spill

An oil spill in Ohio had calls for well pump service and repair going through the roof, but fortunately the spill does not seem to have impacted local water wells. Two homeowners told local media that they had their well water tested after a spill ne ...

4 Dangers of Hard Water that Require Well Water Softening

You might not be able to tell if your well water needs softening — but your shower walls, pipes and even your hair can. They’re doing their best to scream for help, but without proper water hardness testing, you don’t really know where you stan ...

Well Water vs. Spring Water

Well water is technically sourced from the same place as spring water, but each method of collection offers homeowners distinct advantages and disadvantages. Well water is pumped from a well drilled into the ground, but spring water is above ground, ...

Check Flood Plain Location Before Drilling and Installing a Well

Homeowners considering well water drilling and installation need to know if their property is in a flood plain, also known as a FEMA 100-year “flood hazard” zone. This designation does not necessarily mean that your property is prone to flooding. ...