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Safe Groundwater – Not Just for Water Well Owners

If you’re a well owner, you understand just how essential a resource groundwater is to daily life. Without it, we couldn’t survive. Unfortunately, not everyone realizes this, and many others simply take it for granted. That is why the National Ground Water Association hosts National Groundwater Awareness Week each year in March. The idea of […]

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Cost Estimate for Digging a Water Well

Water wells aren’t exactly common knowledge to every homeowner. At C&J Well Company, we understand that, and we are always happy to answer your questions. One of the more common questions we field from folks goes something like this: “How much does it cost to dig a well?” It’s a very common question, and also […]

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Conserve Well Water with this DIY Rain Barrel

There is something inherently satisfying about self-reliance. Whether you grow and/or hunt your own food, build your own structures, or create your own electricity, being resourceful is a handy skill to have, especially in a pinch. Water is one of the most important resources on earth. So why not capture some of it naturally? Today, […]

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Dangerous Water Contaminants

Keeping Your Water Contaminant Free They are invisible to the naked eye and often difficult to test for without professional help. We’re talking about water contaminants that foul the water supply.  Municipalities constantly test for impurities at water treatment facilities. For private wells, however, the responsibility of finding, fixing and preventing these pollutants is on […]

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Water Contaminant Troubleshooting

Protect Your Well From Water Contaminants In one of our December blog articles, we talked about low well water yield and highlighted some of the common causes for falling water pressure in your home. While issues like clogged well screens and sediment buildup are certainly frustrating, they are mechanical in nature and can be fixed […]

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Hidden Dangers of Old Wells

Old Wells – Health & Safety Risks “What’s that Lassie? Timmy fell down the old well?” Few of us can forget that innocent yet unintentionally funny quote from television’s Lassie. Thanks to one heck of a smart dog, little Timmy was rescued. That was just a TV show; in real life, old and abandoned wells […]

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Water Well Issues – Weak Well Pressure

Common Water Well Issues At C&J Well Company, we love wells. Water wells provide our customers with a constant supply of fresh, clean water, along with a sense of freedom from municipal water companies. C&J customers also enjoy the cost savings they get from having their own water. All that said, water wells issues can […]

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