How To Choose A Submersible Water Pump

2021-01-31T00:22:52+00:00February 26th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

A key component of water well ownership is the submersible pump that will draw the water to your home or business.  In this article, we will discuss how to choose a proper submersible pump for your water well. Different Types of Pumps There are three main water pumps that draw water for a water well system.  [...]

How To Choose A Surface Well Pump

2021-01-30T23:50:13+00:00February 19th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Another pump that is often used to draw water out of a well is a surface pump.  In this article, we will discuss how to choose a surface well pump. What is a Surface Well Pump? As the name suggests, a surface well pump is a pump that draws water out of a well while sitting [...]

Dead Head Pump: What is That?

2021-01-30T23:43:04+00:00February 12th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Sometimes a pump can suffer from a catastrophic failure that may destroy your private water well system. This usually results from dead-head pumping. In this article, we will discuss what a dead head pump is and the steps that can be taken to prevent it. What is a Dead Heading Pump? When a centrifugal pump operates [...]

Buyers Guide To Water Pumps

2021-01-30T23:37:01+00:00February 5th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Water pumps are a useful tool for moving water from one location to another.  Whether you are buying a water pump to drain a pool, for emergency precautions on a boat, or to draw water out of a well, it can be difficult to determine which pump is right for you.  In this article, we will [...]

Well Water Conservation

2020-12-01T05:27:18+00:00January 29th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

In Florida, we are fortunate to experience regular rain, especially in the spring and summer months.  With climate change, however, there is always a concern about a severe drought plaguing the region. Add to the fact that Florida’s population continues to grow and the Florida aquifer system is beginning to show signs of straining, it is [...]

Running Dry: What Happens With A Dry Well

2020-12-01T05:22:39+00:00January 22nd, 2021|Categories: Articles|

A question that we often get is whether water wells can run out of water. The short answer is yes. When this happens, it is referred to as “running dry”. In this article, we will discuss what it means for a well to be “running dry” and your options to resolve the issue. What Does “Run [...]

How To Tell You Need To Replace Your Well Pump

2020-12-01T05:17:29+00:00January 15th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Well pumps are an instrumental component of your water well.  Without a pump, you will not be able to draw water from your well and into your home.  The lifespan of most well pumps is around 15 years with proper regular maintenance. What happens when a well pump reached the end of its lifespan? How can [...]

Preparing Your Well For Cold Weather

2020-12-01T05:13:41+00:00January 8th, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Florida does not usually suffer from cold conditions that plague the rest of the United States. However, cold weather, associated with the winter season, might cause problems in a drinking well system. In this article, we will discuss what precautions a homeowner should take to protect their well. Regular Precautions If you own a private drinking [...]

The Desalination Process, Part Three: Further Considerations

2020-10-09T02:44:26+00:00December 25th, 2020|Categories: Articles|

In part one of our series on desalination we gave a brief history of the process. In part two, we discussed the different methods of desalination. Part three discusses the implications of the process. Energy Consumption The energy needed for saltwater desalination is very high. The average energy you need for the process is about 3 [...]

The Desalination Process, Part Two: Your Options

2020-10-09T02:02:18+00:00December 18th, 2020|Categories: Articles|

In our last article, we gave a general overview of what desalination is and a brief history of the process. In part two of our series on desalination, we will talk about the different desalination process options. Process of Desalination There are multiple processes of desalination.  Each process has its pros and cons.  Whichever process you [...]

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