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Benefits of Water Well Drilling

Approximately 15 percent of Americans (or, around 45 million people), rely on private wells for their water. While they were once only dug for homes far out in rural areas where municipal services didn’t reach, today, more homeowners in populated areas are considering having their own private well. If you’re building a home or you’re […]

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How to Dig Your Own Water Well

If you’ve chosen to move out to an undisturbed, rural location, or you’re concerned about the quality of your local municipal water and want a healthier alternative, you may be interested in digging a water well. How do you know where to get started or know what you need to do. To help you on […]

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Above Ground Vs. Submersible Well Pumps

Your well pump has one job – to draw groundwater from below the earth into your home. While it’s just one job, it’s an important one, so choosing the right equipment is essential. There are two main categories of pump – submersible well pump and an above ground, or jet pump. If you’re looking at […]

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Troubleshooting well pump problems

Well Pump Troubleshooting

If you rely on well water for your Raleigh home, your well pump is the central component to ensuring your home has consistent, clean water. This is the mechanism that draws the ground water out of the well and into your main water pipe going into your home. With proper well pump maintenance, your pump […]

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Frozen Well pipe repair in Raleigh

Do I Need to Winterize My Well?

With cold weather starting to settle in, you’ve probably finished getting your Raleigh home ready for winter  – adding extra weather strip and caulking gaps around windows, cleaning the fireplace, and storing or covering your outdoor furniture. But what about your well? Do you need to prepare your well for the winter to prevent freezing […]

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5 Signs You Need a New Well Pump

Your well pump is an essential component to ensuring your home has a steady source of fresh, clean water. With proper well maintenance, your well pump can last, on average of 8 to 15 years, though many homeowners report their pumps lasting far longer, often between 20 and 30 years!

However, owning a home with a well means that you’ll likely have to replace your well pump at some point, but how will you know when it’s time? To help you, we’re sharing the 10 signs you need a new well pump, and what those signs could mean instead!

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How to Conserve Your Well Water During a Drought

Lately, the Raleigh area has been noticeably drier than normal. In fact, much of Western and Central North Carolina, including parts of Wake and Chatham Counties, and all of Granville, Durham, Orange, and Chatham Counties are in a moderate drought. A moderate drought means that in addition to dry grass and stress on crops and […]

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Why Does My Well Water Smell Like Rotten Eggs?

Water plays a role in nearly every facet of your life, from drinking and cooking to personal hygiene to cleaning your home and maintaining your garden. This means you expect your water to be clean and fresh, sparkling clear and free of any odors or tastes. So what happens when the well water at your […]

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