Archive for Well Maintenance

What to Do If Your Well Stops Working

I Think My Water Well Just Broke. What Should I Do? It’s a situation no well owner ever wants to be in: You turn on the tap, glass in hand, but nothing happens. Where’s the water? A no-water emergency can be a stressful, confusing time. To help you prepare for such a situation, let’s take […]

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When to Clean Out Your Water Well

Is It Time for a Water Well Cleanout? It’s no surprise that things located underground tend to get dirty, and your home’s water well is no exception. While we hate adding more to your cleaning and maintenance routine, regular well cleanouts can help extend the life of your system. Now the tricky part, do you […]

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Signs It’s Time for a New Water Well Pump

Your home’s water well is a relatively low-maintenance system designed to last for several years or more – but not forever. So how can you tell when it’s time to replace that system’s main component – the pump? Whether you have had a well for many years or you are a first-time well owner, these […]

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The Most Effective Way to Boost Well Water Pressure

Although the benefits of a home water well are plenty, there’s a trade-off we often hear from private well owners: The water pressure isn’t always something to brag about. Thankfully, you can enjoy more efficient water usage by contacting C&J Well Company and letting us know you’re ready for a little something called “constant pressure”. […]

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8 Simple, Effective Ways to Conserve Water at Home

Ever think about how much water you use in a single day? On average, Americans consume 3.9 trillion gallons of water a month – that’s 100 gallons used per day, per individual. Not only can limiting your water usage at home help the environment and keep your city drought-free, it can save you hundreds of […]

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Spring Cleaning – Don’t Forget Your Well!

April showers are falling and May flowers are growing – two big signs that spring is definitely here! But we bet there’s one important area in your home that hasn’t made it on your spring cleaning list this year: your home’s water well. After another tough Indiana winter, it could certainly use some TLC. DIY […]

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Problem with Rust in Your Well Water?

You don’t have to tell C&J Well Company about the many benefits of well water. After all, we’re one of the state’s biggest supporters of private water wells! The perks of having your own natural source of fresh water are nearly endless, and we could definitely fill up an entire blog post just listing them. […]

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Well Water – Service Your Well to Improve Water Quality

Indiana’s water quality has made another splash in the media, and it’s not for good reasons. You may have recently heard in the news that our state ranks worst in the nation in terms of water pollution.   According to a new report out by research group Environment America, industrial facilities dumped more than 206 […]

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Water Well Owners – How to Prepare Your Emergency Water Supply

Our friends who rely on public water supplies are often at the mercy of their local officials, should a water emergency occur. From boil water advisories to full-blown chemical spills, main breaks and other widespread issues, problems that affect municipal water supplies often create a panic among residents. People rush across town to grocery stores, […]

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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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