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Water Well Treatment for Lead Contamination

Water Well Treatment for Lead Contamination

Lead contamination in a water well requires immediate treatment. Any level of corrosivity in the water supply can be dangerous, increasing the likelihood of serious health issues. Experts recommend that residential well owners test their water quali ...

Residential Water Well System Components

Residential Water Well System Components

If you own a residential water well system – or are planning to drill one on your property – you should be at least a little familiar with the main components. Having a basic understanding of how the system works can help you troubleshoot problem ...

Water Well Problems: How to Handle Power Outages

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You can avoid many water well problems with a little forethought and planning – including the potentially serious effects of power outages. When the utility grid goes down, so will your well pump – and that means your household will be stuc ...

Could Your Water Well Contain Dangerous Levels of Arsenic?

Could Your Water Well Contain Dangerous Levels of Arsenic?

Approximately 2.1 million private water well owners throughout the United States could be in danger of harmful arsenic exposure, according to research from the National Ground Water Association (NGWA). Arsenic is a naturally occurring element, found ...

Water Well Pumps – A Buyer’s Guide

Water Well Yield Testing What You Need to Know

Water well pumps can remain operational for many years – decades, in some cases. However, at some point or another, most will need to be replaced. Residential water wells in Utah and Wyoming typically use jet pumps or submersible pumps. When a p ...