Archive for Water Treatment

Emergency Water Supplies

Storms, natural disasters, and other emergencies can affect your home’s drinking water supply, whether you rely on a private well or a public municipal source. Having a plan in place that you and your family know how to follow can save your household time, stress, and preventable risks in a water shortage crisis.   C&J […]

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Summer Water Conservation Tips

June 21 marks the official start to Summer 2014, but we’ve been feeling the hot weather around here for a while now. Summertime is typically the most popular time to use – and overuse – our water resources. Whether you’re keeping your grass alive, feeding your crops, or filling up your pool, all of us […]

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IDEM Well Water Survey

Do you know how healthy your well water is today? Do you want to find out? If you rely on a private well for water on your property, the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) wants to hear from you. The agency is currently looking for residents in all 92 counties across the state to […]

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How Water Quality Affects Your Livestock

Think humans are the only creatures affected by the quality of our drinking water? Think again! An ongoing study in the state of New York is exploring possible links between the water that dairy cows drink, and their overall milk production. Researchers want to learn if there is any effect on the quality and/or quantity […]

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Innovations in Water Conservation

Water may be the one precious resource we take for granted above everything else. Every day, water is wasted, polluted, and fought over in many ways. Because of this constant onslaught on finite freshwater supplies, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is searching for passionate people and creative minds to help one of the earth’s most […]

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Water Treatment – Preventing Risks to Our Fresh Water Supply

Damages to our drinking water supplies have recently been in the news again. So far in 2014, two major stories come to mind: the chemical spill in West Virginia, and the coal ash spill in North Carolina. Though unrelated, these two incidents share many similarities. Both were accidents; both times, hazardous chemicals linked to coal […]

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Water Softening Systems

Investing in Water Softening has Advantages When you hear the phrase “hard water,” something like ice might come to mind. But hard water comes out of a lot of faucets around central Indiana, and those folks are missing out on some important benefits. Luckily, C&J Well Company has a simple solution. The water softeners we install […]

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Water Well Cleaning

Water Well Cleaning & Disinfecting: Two Different Duties You regularly test your water quality and disinfect your well using chlorine bleach. Great! But do you know that disinfecting your well and cleaning it are two distinct tasks every water well owner should do? At C&J, we get that question a lot. While well cleaning and […]

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Disinfecting Your Well

How to Disinfect a Well One of the benefits of having municipal water is that most of the time, you don’t have to worry about what’s coming out of the tap. City treatment facilities remove harmful bacteria and other substances from the water supply, and constantly test drinking water to ensure it’s safe to use. […]

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Well Water Advantages

The Advantages of Well Water More and more people are looking for ways to cut back on costs these days, yet few know that huge savings may be right under their feet. By digging just a little bit, you can find vast quantities of our most vital natural resource. It’s water! Building a well to […]

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