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What Determines the Lifespan of a Well Pump?

January 20, 2022

Drilling a well for water can be an expensive endeavor. In order to get the most out of your well, it makes sense to choose the best water well pump possible for your well. What determines the lifespan of a water well pump? There are several factors that can play a part in the lifespan of a water well pump. Like many machines, much of the lifespan can be determined by the quality of the device and how much use it sees—but there are other factors that you should be aware of, too. Here are some factors that can play... View Article

What’s in a Typical Well Service Plan?

January 3, 2022

When your home or business uses well water, it’s a good idea to seek out a water well service and repair plan. Going without clean running water is not only a disruption to your everyday life, but it can quickly become a health hazard. Whether your well pump, pressure tank or another component gives out, you need a great service contractor on call for emergencies. Here’s an overview of what you should look for in a well service plan: Yearly preventative maintenance: The better you maintain your well, the more likely it is to run longer and more reliably. When... View Article

Should You Repair or Replace a Well Pump?

December 20, 2021

Many Americans rely on well water for their household or business use. When you live too far away from municipal water supplies, you’ll need one (or more) well-maintained wells to supply water for drinking, bathing, cooking and more. Owning a well means you’ll inevitably have to make the choice at some point between well pump repair and replacement. Like any piece of machinery, your well pump has a finite lifespan. Proper maintenance ensures it lasts longer, but sometimes necessary repairs are more expensive than it would be to replace the pump altogether. Here’s what you need to know about well... View Article

The Best Water Conditioning Systems and Water Softeners for Well Water with Iron

December 3, 2021

Water hardness is unlikely to be hazardous to a person’s health, but there are other undesirable results associated with water hardness that make it beneficial for property owners to soften and condition the water. Thankfully, water conditioning systems are available to help. If left unchecked, water hardness could result in limescale buildup inside plumbing fixtures and appliances, cause poor performance of soaps and detergents and result in spotting on dishes and other items being washed. If you’re looking to gift yourself a water softener this holiday season, we’ve got a list of several of the best water softeners you’ll find... View Article

What You Should Know About Electric Motor Replacement and Repair in Water Pumps

November 19, 2021

Electric water pumps are an important part of a home’s plumbing infrastructure if you use a water well rather than a municipal water connection. Electric pumps generally are located near the pressure tank or cold water tank, which differs from submersible pumps that are located in the well itself. Over time, you may experience issues with the water pump due to general wear and tear or due to issues with the cold. If you need to inspect the pump and make some potential repairs (or electric motor replacement), here are the steps you’ll need to follow: Turn off water: Find... View Article

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