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How Does a Well Work?

The most frequent method of obtaining groundwater for home usage or drinking water is through a well. A well is essentially a hole in the ground surface with a pipe (or casing) leading to an underground aquifer. Water is drawn from the aquifer by a pump and distributed through the plumbing system. Understanding how water […]

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Well Repair or Abandonment: Which Should I Choose?

When it comes to your home water supply, you have two choices: well repair or well abandonment. This blog post discusses the difference between well abandonment and well repair, as well as the pros and cons of each. Abandonment is usually reserved as the absolute last resort, and it is usually done because your water […]

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How Do I Know I Need a New Well?

If you currently have a well, you may be interested in knowing when you might need a new one. There are signs you can look for that indicate the possible need to replace your existing well. A well’s lifespan is not infinite. Over time, the amount of water the well yields may decline due to […]

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Everything You Need to Know about Pressure Tanks

It’s important to be aware of the ins and outs of your pressure tank. From how it works to different components, knowing the basics can help you determine when there may be a problem and when you may need to call the pros for some help. We’re going to take a look at how pressure […]

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How Deep Should a Water Well be Drilled?

The typical depth of a residential well ranges from 100 feet to 800 feet deep. Some wells are even 1,000 feet or deeper. The deeper a well is, the better the water quality. The average well depth in your location depends on several factors.

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