Managing Your Water Well During a Drought

The latest United States Drought Monitor has designated nearly the entire Commonwealth of Virginia as “Abnormally Dry,” with some areas now considered to be in a moderate drought.

Real-time well monitoring sites in Bedford County, Virginia have shown a consistent drop in water table levels since early Summer. Likewise, weather stations in surrounding counties haven’t measured an inch or more rain during a single storm since late August, or in some cases, mid-July.

Why You Should Always Hire a Licensed Professional to Conduct Well Maintenance

It’s always best to use a water well system professional licensed or registered to conduct well maintenance. You may end up saving yourself lots of money in unnecessary repairs down the road. Well owners shouldn’t attempt to perform such maintenance. Those who do, risk damaging the well water system or injuring themselves. Even many professional plumbers