Mallick Plumbing & Heating Blog : Posts Tagged ‘well pumps’

The Importance of Water Testing for Your Well Water

Monday, February 13th, 2017

fresh-water-from-tapNot all homes in Silver Spring and Montgomery County have access to a municipal plumbing system. These homes instead rely on drawing their water from a ground well. Our plumbers are familiar with the plumbing systems necessary to keep water flowing from a well and into a home’s freshwater pipes. We work with well pumps, so if your home uses a well and  you’ve experienced issues with a drop in water pressure, contact our team. They can help with fixing your well pump or replacing it if necessary. Our regular maintenance will see that your well pump continues to work at its best.

Today, however, we’re going to address another important concern with wells, and one that our professionals can help you with as well: water testing.

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Do You Need a New Well Pump?

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Not all homes can receive fresh water from a municipal system. For those households without a connection to a water main, a ground well is the best solution. In order for a ground well to send water into the house’s plumbing system, the well must have a working well pump.

Like any powered mechanical device, a well pump can malfunction and either struggle to work or stop working completely. Sometimes professionals can repair the pump to get it working once again. But there will come a time in the service life of any well pump where the better option is to have the well pump replaced.

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