Private water sources such as wells often have common problems such as:

Iron

– Stains plumbing fixtures


  • – Stains laundry

  • – Metallic taste

  • – Musty odor

  • – Sprinkler stains

Bad Taste & Odor

  • – Earthy, musty, swampy or organic odor or taste often caused by decaying vegetation in surface water

  • – Chlorine odor and taste often found in municipal water supplies

  • – Rotten egg smell (hydrogen sulphide)

Turbidity

  • – Cloudy water from suspended sand or silt

  • – Common in private wells or due to water main breaks in municipal systems

Acidity

Degradation of pipes & blue green staining on plumbing fixtures or tint in water from copper pipes reacting with acidic water (low pH)