Learn about your well

Water well basics

Explore these pages and links to learn all you need to know as a first-time well owner.

Tips

Read our top tips on water well care and maintenance to ensure you always have the water you need.

Well maintenance tips 

Info

Read helpful info on bacterial testing, water treatment, low producing wells, and dirty or sandy water.

Well owner info 

Water well basics

Explore these pages and links to learn all you need to know as a first-time well owner.

Tips

Read our top tips on water well care and maintenance to ensure you always have the water you need.

Well maintenance tips 

Info

Read helpful info on bacterial testing, water treatment, low producing wells, and dirty or sandy water.

Well owner info 

Colorado Division of Water Resources
Colorado’s branch of the Department of Natural Resources

National Ground Water Association
National association of water well drillers and pump installers

Environmental Protection Agency
A section of the EPA’s website focused on water

Protect Our Wells
A local non-profit advocating for the interests of private well owners

WellOwner.org
Info on private water well systems and ground water

Franklin Electric
A manufacturer of water system components

Goulds Water Technology
A manufacturer of water system components

Additional resources

These links will be helpful to owners or prospective owners of home water well systems. This is not endorsement of any external website or entity, online resources are listed here only as a courtesy.

Additional resources

These resources will be helpful to owners or prospective owners of home water well systems. This is not endorsement of any external website or entity, online resources are listed here only as a courtesy.

Colorado Division of Water Resources
Colorado’s branch of the Department of Natural Resources

National Ground Water Association
National association of water well drillers and pump installers

Environmental Protection Agency
A section of the EPA’s website focused on water

Protect Our Wells
A local non-profit advocating for the interests of private well owners

WellOwner.org
Info on private water well systems and ground water

Franklin Electric
A manufacturer of water system components

Goulds Water Technology
A manufacturer of water system components