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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. ...

Is Your Well Water Safe?

For many New York residents, well water safety is a big concern. In Livingston County, investigators found at the end of 2014 that a number of private wells were contaminated beyond what experts consider safe. The good news is that this has prompted ...

Well Pump Service and Repairs Crucial to Health

Well pump service and repairs are critical to ensuring your well water is safe. Unlike city water, there’s no government agency making sure that a homeowner’s well is maintained and the water is suitable for drinking. That’s why a well technici ...

Radon Found in Maine Well Water

You may not need total well rehabilitation, but what if a dangerous substance like radon is found in your well water? Following a test conducted by the Maine Municipal Association in the Livermore Municipal Town offices and Fire Station on January 2, ...