Pennsylvania Well Water Testing and Treatment Contractors

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C S Garber & Sons Inc

Contractors Company
231 Old Philadelphia Pk Ste 1
Douglasville, PA 19518
United States
(610) 367-2861

Randall Alexanders Well Drilling

Contractors Company
PO Box 443
Fairfield, PA 17320-0443
United States
(717) 642-5963

William W Reichart Inc

Contractors Company
1772 Baltimore Pike
Hanover, PA 17331-9605
(717) 632-2249

Petersheim Brothers H20 LLC

Contractors Company
229 Mill Rd PO Box 98
Morgantown, PA 19543-9516
(610) 286-5850

G Fritz Drilling LLC

Contractors Company
89 Crescent Hill Dr
Honesdale, PA 18431
(570) 470-3062

G W Clark Well Drilling

Contractors Company
PO Box 248
Everett, PA 15537-0248
(814) 652-5733

Rumsey Well Drilling

Contractors Company
937 George St
Pen Argyl, PA 18072-1751
(610) 863-9303

Fritz Brothers Well Drilling

Contractors Company
100 Cliff St
Honesdale, PA 18431-2147
(570) 253-2660

Mayers Well Drilling

Contractors Company
PO Box 24
Pennsburg, PA 18073
(215) 679-7817

Tyler Pump & Well Services LLC

Contractors Company
341 Torrey Rd
Honesdale, PA 18431
(570) 903-0037

Hook Well Drilling

Contractors Company
408 Fallsdale Rd
Tyler Hill, PA 18469-4038
(570) 729-7870

Frederick Drilling Co & Sons Inc

Contractors Company
PO Box 66
Tylersburg, PA 16361-0066
United States
(814) 744-8581

Toy Drilling LLC

Contractors Company
110 Red Shop Ln PO Box 165
Distant, PA 16223
(888) 420-9355

C W Cook Foundation Inc.

Contractors Company
425A S Ridge Rd
Sellersville, PA 18960

Brown Brothers Drilling Inc

Contractors Company
497 Kirks Mill Rd
Nottingham, PA 19362-9013
(717) 548-2500

Frequently Asked Questions

When should I have my well water tested?

The National Ground Water Association (NGWA) recommends well owners test their water at least annually for bacteria, nitrates, and any contaminants of local concern. More frequent testing should be considered if:

  • There is a change in the taste, odor, or appearance of the well water, or if a problem occurs such as a broken well cap, inundation by floodwaters, or a new contamination source
  • The well has a history of bacterial contamination
  • The septic system has recently malfunctioned
  • Family members or house guests have recurrent incidents of gastrointestinal illness
  • An infant is living in the home, or
  • To monitor the efficiency and performance of home water treatment equipment.

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What can impact groundwater quality?

Forty-seven percent of the United States depend on groundwater for their basic drinking water supply. Having a basic understanding about groundwater quality will help ensure that your well is supplying potable water for your household.

Along with human activities, water quality is affected by a combination of natural processes. Most relate to chemical compositions underground. However, other factors such as biological, physical, and radiological conditions can affect water quality as well.

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How is a well disinfected?

Properly constructed and maintained water well systems are designed to keep microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, and protozoa from getting inside the well system and into the water. When a water test indicates the presence of microorganisms in a well, disinfection of the well system is recommended along with some level of inspection.

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Pennsylvania Groundwater and Water Well Statistics

Few states can accurately or confidentially determine how many residential wells are in place. For each region, the American Housing Survey by the U.S. Census provides regional data.

Pennsylvania is found in the Northeast, along with these other states: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

The last American Housing Survey Census indicates this region had 3,210,0002 households served by residential wells, with an average of 2.53 persons per household. The USGS estimates the population of self-supplied water supply users in Pennsylvania to be 3,470,000, with 100% of their water supply from groundwater.

  • 1,479 community water systems use groundwater for 1,402,600 people
  • 1,123 non-community, non-transient water systems use groundwater for 435,900 people
  • 5,263 non-community, transient water systems use groundwater for 720,700 people
  • 2,910 irrigation wells used serving 2,140 farms and 11,500 acres

Well Water Testing and Treatment Articles and Resources

Does My Water Well Need Treatment? By Gary L. Hix, R.G., CWD/PI Have you ever asked yourself: “Does my well water need treatment?” The question is not one you can answer if you have not had your water tested recently. You should ask yourself instead: “When was the last time I had my water tested?” If the answer to this question […]

PFAS and Private Well Owners: What You Need to Know NGWA published PFAS and Private Well Owners: What You Need to Know, a two-page fact sheet for home owners concerned about PFAS. Written in easy-to-understand language by groundwater professionals, it explains what PFAS are, how to test wells for PFAS, treatment options, and more.