Tylersburg, Pennsylvania

Well Services Experts Share 3 Vital Facts About Submersible Pumps October 10, 2017

Tylersburg, Clarion
Well Services Experts Share 3 Vital Facts About Submersible Pumps, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania

If you live in an area that’s not connected to a municipal water system, you might use a submersible pump to provide your household with water for drinking, cooking, and sanitary needs. To avoid problems with this vital equipment, it helps to know basic information about it. With a little knowledge, you’ll care for your pump correctly and prevent the inconvenience of a breakdown.

3 Essential Facts About Submersible Pumps 

Discharge Rate Matters

Your pump’s discharge rate dictates how fast water flows into your home, so you must know the velocity and your consumption. If your pump’s discharge rate is too low, it will slow the delivery of water to your house. To prevent delays, ask a technician to evaluate your submersible pump’s discharge rate and the resulting water flow.

They Need MaintenanceSubmersible pump

Submersible pumps are reliable, but their components will wear out over time, which makes regular maintenance critical. A pump services technician will inspect your equipment for limescale accumulation, rust, loose moving parts, and damaged lines. They will replace ineffective components to keep your system running smoothly.

Even the Best One Can Fail

Although it’s unlikely, a pump can break down even with proper care because the equipment operates frequently. To prevent a sudden water stoppage, learn the signs of a failing pump, such as excessive noise, sputtering faucets, discolored water, and a sharp increase in your electricity bill. Contact a professional as soon as you notice trouble to avoid an emergency.

 

If you need maintenance or repairs for your submersible pump, contact Frederick Drilling Co. & Sons in Tylersburg, PA. They have been helping home and business owners in Clarion County with water well drilling and pump installation and maintenance for more than 36 years. Visit their website for information about their services and call (814) 744-8581 to request an estimate.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Frederick Drilling Co. & Sons Inc.
3 Benefits of a Home Water Well Installation, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania
As homeowners aim to cut costs, home well installation has become a popular talking point. According to the staff at Frederick Drilling Co. & Sons in Tylersburg, PA, owning ...read more
3 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Well Drilling Company, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania
Water is essential to life, and it's central to cooking, cleaning, and keeping a home, so a reliable supply is crucial. If you live in an area without a municipal water utility, you'...read more
The Top 3 Water Well Drilling Myths & Why They’re Completely Wrong, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania
While many homeowners receive fresh, clean water from the municipal water supply, others live out of range of that system, leaving them to rely on other means to get the water they n...read more
A Well Installation Company Explains How Often Well Water Should Be Tested, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania
Testing your well water periodically is important to ensure that contaminants are not compromising the water. Nothing is more important than the health of your household, and the bes...read more
3 Types of Equipment & Rigs Used in Well Drilling, Tylersburg, Pennsylvania
If you’re interested in installing a well for your home, you probably look forward to the many benefits it will provide, including easy access to clean drinking water. But do you kno...read more