Archive for Well Maintenance

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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Winterizing Water Well System

Winterize Your Water Well For homes that rely on well water, winter can be a time to pay extra attention to well and plumbing components, especially in areas that experience freezing temperatures like central Indiana. Most folks who rely on wells for their home water supply won’t run into any major problems during winter, but […]

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Well Drilling Equipment

Tools of the Well Trade At C&J Well Company, we like to dig holes. We’re pretty good at it, too. That’s because we employ some of the best people in the business and rely on some of the best equipment out there. Digging a hole is easy but when you’re after water for a well, […]

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Drought & Water Wells

Protecting Your Well During Drought Having a water well brings many benefits to a homeowner, but sometimes Mother Nature can cause problems, too. One issue that we’re all too familiar with in Indiana is drought. What do I do if drought conditions persist? Is there a way to drought-proof my well? What happens if my well […]

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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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Drying Water Well

Is Your Water Well Running Low? Have you noticed recent changes to the well water inside your home? These may be signs that your well is drying out. Common signs of a drying water well include: Low water pressure in sink, tub and shower faucets, especially in second-story fixtures. Sputtering water and/or sounds of air […]

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We can bring city water pressure into your home!

  City water pressure on a well? You bet! Advances in European technology have made it possible to get city water pressure (and better) out of your water well. The Danish Grundfos Constant Pressure System employs a computer manager to calculate water pressure. Then the pump speeds up to match the water you are using […]

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Angie’s List 2012 Super Service Award!

We were contacted last week by a representative of Angie’s List who told us we had received their “Super Service Award”. This award is the highest honor given annually to less than 5% of companies on Angie’s List. We really take our customer’s satisfaction seriously, that is one of the reasons C&J Well Co. has grown […]

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