Digging a Shallow Well - Do It Yourself - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
You may be able to augment your home or farmstead's water supply for very little cost by digging a shallow well.
How to Shock Chlorinate a Well to Kill Coliform Bacteria and Odors
Learn how your well works and how easy it is to shock chlorinate a well by using chlorine bleach and powders. See which chlorine works best.
How to Get More Pressure Out Of Well Water | SHTFPreparedness
As soon as you move to the country and start homesteading, you may notice that the water pressure is a lot less than you have been used to. When you are getting your water from a well the pressure isn't going to be like from the city water supply.
Troubleshooting A Water Pressure Bladder Tank
Quick check for blown bladder 1 Turn off pump 2 Open faucet wait for flow to stop leave open 3 Shake bladder tank 4 If it still has water in it it is
INSTALL A SUBMERSIBLE PUMP: 6 Lessons for doing it right
Need to install a submersible pump? Click to watch the most complete set of submersible pump installation instruction on the internet.
How well water pump and pressure systems work? | Clean Water Store
Learn the mechanics on how well water system works, how they are made and how you can build your own well water system.
How to Replace a Submersible Well Pump
How to Replace a Submersible Well Pump: Ok! This is not an easy task, and I recommend that anyone thinking about doing it AT LEAST consider having the well pump identified as the failed component by a professional prior to undertaking it. In my case, the water in my house stopped work…
Pressure Tank Comparison - Pro's and Con's, Stainless, Bladder, Diaphragm
Explains the differences between the three types of pressure tanks and gives Pro's and Con's of each type as well as other information to enable you to choos...
Well Pump Troubleshooting and DIY Repair
If you own a home with a well, you know that trouble can hit at the worst possible time, like the start of a holiday weekend. Here's how to diagnose some common problems.