How Many Types of Well Pumps Are There?

October 27, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

In the old days, those with a water well had to drop a bucket down into the well and raise it back up to get their water. Thankfully, we have pumps these days to do that job for us. The only hard part is choosing which type of pump—submersible or jet—is right for your home or business. This post will cover what you need to know about submersible pumps vs. jet pumps to help make your decision easier. Benefits of a submersible pump As the name implies, a submersible pump is located deep inside the well. It looks like a... View Article

How to Prolong the Lifespan of Your Well Water Pump

October 13, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

Replacing your well water pump is a bit of a nightmare—not only because you’ll be without fresh water while waiting for delivery, but new installation can be expensive. For those reasons, you want your pump to last for as long as possible. Following these well maintenance steps can help ensure your pump lasts for well over a decade before needing to be replaced. Upgrade the check valve The check valve prevents water from flowing back through the line when the pump isn’t running. Without the check valve, that water could damage the pump and lead to pressure loss. Most pumps... View Article