Water Testing Middletown CT

Do you know what you’re drinking in your Water?

Water testing your Middletown Connecticut water is an effective way to restore your confidence in the safety of your water for you and your loved ones. More importantly, testing may reveal contaminants that you have unknowingly been living with for many years. If you have your own well in Middletown CT, you are responsible for making sure that your water is safe to drink.

We have been testing water in and around Middletown both, private and public since 1995. Our clients are assured that our services meet all essential standards of quality and professionalism.

Should I have my Middletown well water tested?

Certified water tests Middletown Connecticut for over 30 years

Yes. Rules that protect public drinking water systems do not apply to privately owned wells in Middletown, CT. As a private well owner, it is up to you to make sure that your well water is safe to drink. The only way to find out if your well water is contaminated is to test it.

What are the effects of drinking contaminated water?

Drinking contaminated water can make you sick and can even be fatal. Bacterial contamination causes stomach cramps and/or diarrhea as well as other problems. Chemical contamination can be equally dangerous to your health.

What should I test for and how often?

It is recommended testing your water once a year for bacteria and once every three have a full potability test done. In addition to regular testing, your water should be tested immediately anytime there is a change in clarity, color, odor or taste. We offer a wide array of specialized testing and we are happy to help you determine what to test for based on your personal needs and circumstances.

Why should I test my Middletown well when I’ve been using it for years with no problem?

Taste is not a good indicator of safe water. While some water contaminants may be obvious, most contaminants will be unnoticeable. Wonderful-tasting, sparkling-clear water can easily carry disease, organisms or toxic chemicals. If you suspect an issue it is wise to have your water tested to determine it’s safety for consumption.

What happens if my sample results in an unsafe test?

Our staff of specialists can assist you in evaluating your test results, and help you determine what next steps you could take to rectify any issues. We do not sell water treatment equipment. We are strictly and independent testing company so we won’t try to sell you any expensive equipment that you don’t need.

Homes and businesses in Middletown, Connecticut that draw water from wells are as vulnerable to natural events such as flooding, snow-melt, erosion, and weather conditions as are public water-distribution networks. The presence of contaminants in the water can cause generalized health problems for you, your family and your pets.

Certified Middletown CT Water Testing  Requirements for New & Existing Wells

Water Testing Requirements for Existing Wells in Middletown CT (potability test)

Coliform & E.coli Bacteria, Total Chlorine, Iron, Manganese, Sodium, Calcium, Chloride, Hardness, Magnesium, Sulfate, Nitrates, Nitrites, Color, Odor, pH, Turbidity

Water Testing Requirements for New Wells in Middletown CT

Coliform & E.coli Bacteria, Total Chlorine, Iron, Manganese, Sodium, Calcium, Chloride, Hardness, Magnesium, Sulfate, Nitrates, Nitrites, Color, Odor, pH, Turbidity, *Uranium, *Arsenic, and *Lead

(These are based on Connecticut state guidelines. It is always a good idea to check with Middletown health department to be sure they haven’t added any additional local requirements which a few CT towns do occasionally)

Additional water test that can be added when specified include:

Arsenic, Bacteria, Copper, Glyphosate (Round-up type weed killers), Fluoride, Herbicide, IOC, Lead, Nitrate, Pesticides, PFAS, Radon Water, SOC, TPH, Uranium, VOC and more. If you don’t see what you are looking for ask us and chances are we will be able to accommodate your needs.

Call us today for more information or to schedule an appointment! 888-558-1574