Private Well Owners – Frequently Asked Questions

Well Water Assessment - Private Well Owners - Frequently Asked Questions What is a private well? What is a public water system? In rural areas, household drinking water is commonly obtained through private wells or surface water intakes, and is usually called a private or "domestic" water supply. Most homeowners know if they have a [...]

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Water Testing Informational Video

Annual Water Testing Brought to you by National Ground Water Association   Your checkup should include: A flow test to determine system output, along with a check of the water level before and during pumping (if possible), pump motor performance (check amp load, grounding, and line voltage), pressure tank and pressure switch contact, and general [...]

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CDC – Well Testing – Wells – Private Water Systems – Drinking Water – Healthy Water

Well Testing Overview The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) rules that protect public drinking water systems do not apply to individual water systems, such as privately owned wells. As an individual water system owner, it is up to you to make sure that your water is safe to drink. What to test for in your [...]

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