Tag: bacteria in well water

I have no water and I own a water well ???

If you own a artisan or drilled water well at some time or another you will experience the dreaded No water. No waters typically occur at the worst times such as 4th of July when you have a houseful or people or those dreaded weekends when everyone is home with a stomach bug and you… Read more »

What you should know about purchasing a home with a Water Well?

Weather you are a first time homeowner or this is just your first time purchasing a home with a drilled water well as the main water source there are 3 main tests that are imperative to preform to ensure you are protecting your investment. Home inspectors are phenomenal at inspecting all aspects of the structure… Read more »

Irrigation Water Wells Installation In Massachusetts and New Hampshire

Spring has finally sprung in Massachusetts and New Hampshire and residents are welcoming the warm weather!! The snow has finally melted away crossing our fingers that the snow is gone for good. The phones have been ringing and the irrigation water well inquiries are rolling in. We are hearing that many towns are already implementing… Read more »

I’m buying a home and the Water Well system tested positive to Bacteria???

I’m buying a home and the well tested positive for Bacteria ???? One of the most common calls we get in the Northeast Water Wells office is that either during real estate transfer or during routine testing it was discovered that bacteria is present in the well. This sounds very scary and it is, its… Read more »

Bacteria Tests: Odors and Tastes in Your Drinking Water

For those who live in a house that has a well, it’s a pretty common place for the water in the well to develop a slight smell or taste. This happens to about 10-15% of homeowners with wells yearly in New Hampshire. There are a lot of factors that could play into your well having… Read more »

Troubleshooting Problems with Well Water Pressure

A complaint that is heard frequently is that well water pressure is too low or that it is not at the level that clients want it to be. This is not normal or typical of a standard or properly balanced well system. The first question is whether this is point of entry specific or not…. Read more »

Well Water Testing Analysis and Contamination in MA and NH – Total Coliform Bacteria in water

This post kicks off our series highlighting some of the contaminants that can be found in well water.  Northeast Water Wells is available to collect samples and test your well water for contaminants anytime. If you have a private well, regular water quality testing is very important.  Northeast Water Wells recommends testing your well at… Read more »