In this blog we will discuss some of the most common questions when going through the process of selecting a well drilling contractor and drilling a new well. Oakville Pump Service does not drill wells, but regularly help our customers through this process when old wells fail or new properties are being developed.Read More
Some water wells can be very deep at over 800’ or more while others are shallow at 50’ or even less. Water demands vary from just a few gallons per minute to hundreds of gallons per minute. In this overview we are going to explore the factors affecting the selection of the correct submersible well pump for your water well.Read More
While it may seem a bit ridiculous to walk out to your well and drop a $50 or $100 bill hundreds of feet into the ground every month, many people are doing exactly that! Today we will explore the situations that result in homeowners throwing money away every month on electricity wasted by problems with their submersible well pump.Read More
Power outages from utilities trying to reduce fire risk are becoming more common. As a result many people have no water because the well pump relies on utility power. Many people are purchasing and installing generators to ensure electricity is available during these power outages. There are several very important aspects to consider BEFORE buying a generator to power your water system.Read More
The cost of the repairs to your well pump equipment depends on several key factors.
1) What heavy equipment is necessary for the repairs, such as a pump derrick or crane? If it is a shallow well, often the pump can be removed from the well by hand, but deeper wells will require the use of a pump rig to remove the submersible well pump from the well. The use of this equipment can add to the cost of well pump repairs.Read More