Simple Pump's Water Well Pump Blog

How To Protect Your Well Pump

By Simple Pump on August 26, 2022
Your well pump investment needs to be properly guarded from outside sources. Having access to clean water is extremely important, especially for those who live in rural areas. A good pump provides this access, but while problems can occur with the pump itself, many of the biggest problems that cause pumps to become damaged or […]

Converting a Modular Hand Well Pump to a Motorized Well Pump

By Simple Pump on July 11, 2022
A hand well pump has probably given you a ton of value over the years. But, as you probably know by now, things change, and what was once a great idea may no longer be the best option for your needs. Replacing your hand pump with a fully motorized pump can be very expensive and […]

10 Reasons To Install a Modular Well Pump

By Simple Pump on May 27, 2022
You need water to live; this is just a fact of life. No matter where you reside, whether it be in the city, suburbs, or rural areas, having a reliable water source is vital to sustaining life.  While many of us take clean water for granted, the fact is that having a dependable water source […]

New Dealers - March 2022

By Simple Pump on April 27, 2022
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Total Outdoor Service, LLC Total Outdoor Service, LLC is a well drilling and well repair business for over 40 years. They will be selling Simple Pump products in the Groveland, Florida area. Elu Allikas OÜ Elu Allikas OÜ is a […]

New Dealers - February 2022

By Simple Pump on April 27, 2022
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Udall Well Service Udall Well Service is a well service and repair business. They will be selling Simple Pump products in Snowflake, Arizona. Continental Drilling & Service, Inc. Continental Drilling & Service, Inc. is a well drilling and full pump […]

New Dealers - January 2022

By Simple Pump on April 27, 2022
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Well Water Services Well Water Services is a well pump and water conditioning systems and services business. They have been in business for over 30 years serving the Forest Hill, Maryland area. Jacobs Well Drilling Jacobs Well Drilling is a […]

New Dealers - December 2021

By Simple Pump on January 19, 2022
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Vincent's Custom Woodworking Vincent's Custom Woodworking is a custom carpentry and woodworking business serving the Bridesville, BC, Canada area. They will be selling Simple Pump products in Bridesville, British Columbia, and surrounding areas. McLean & Williams Inc. McLean & Williams […]

New Dealers - November 2021

By Simple Pump on December 13, 2021
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Texan Water Texan Water is a water well drilling and pump installation company serving the Texas Hill Country. They will be selling Simple Pump products in Fredericksburg, Texas and surrounding areas. Flinner & Sons Water Service LLC Flinner & Sons Water […]

How Does A Shallow Well Pump Work With A Pressure Tank?

By Simple Pump on December 8, 2021
Most urban households are connected to a central water distribution system. However, rural homes don’t have the same privilege. Since they tend to be on the outskirts of the city, it isn’t feasible to connect them to the main system, and they are often left to fend for themselves. Consequently, hundreds of thousands of houses […]

New Dealers - October 2021

By Simple Pump on November 5, 2021
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Sears Well Drilling Sears Well Drilling provides water well drilling, submersible pump installation, and repair. They will be selling Simple Pump products in Williamsburg, Kentucky, and surrounding areas. Warner True Value Hardware Warner True Value Hardware sells transfer pumps and […]

How to Install Your Own Well Hand Pump: Step-by-Step Guide

By Simple Pump on October 22, 2021
Installing a well hand pump can seem complicated, but it is super straightforward if you have the right information. Read this to have all the necessary knowledge.

New Dealers - September 2021

By Simple Pump on October 16, 2021
We are proud to welcome and announce the addition of our newest Simple Pump Dealers. Trinity Organic Produce Inc. Trinity Organic Produce Inc. provides fresh produce as well as grains to the Arkona, ON, Canada area. They also supply preparatory equipment such as solar and battery supply and well pumps. Adams Well Drilling Adams Well […]

Well Pump Buyers Guide: Everything You Need to Know

By Simple Pump on September 17, 2021
Almost all urban households have access to a constant supply of water. They are connected to a central system that is controlled and monitored by the local water utility. However, rural houses do not have the same luxuries. They are often responsible for setting up their own water supply system. In fact, millions of rural […]

How to Add a Shallow Well Pump as a Backup to Your Electric Well Pump

By Simple Pump on May 24, 2021
In this article, we will show how we mounted a shallow well pump to a wall near our pressure tank as a backup to our electric well pump. This can be done with both a jet pump as well as a submersible pump. Just make sure the water depth is within the capabilities of the […]

Risks to Our Water Supply

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
EXPERTS ARE SAYING RISKS TO OUR WATER SUPPLIES ARE GOING UP. THINGS ARE NOT STAYING THE SAME. People generally work with the assumption that statistically speaking, the future looks like the past. It can apply to any prediction about the future. This concept is called stationarity. Hydrologists are the experts on water supply risk. They have […]

Water Contaminants in Well Water - Choose the Right Well Pump

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
THERE MIGHT BE CONTAMINANTS IN YOUR WELL FROM YOUR WELL PUMP Here are several tips for finding out how safe your well water is. As you likely know, water quality varies widely throughout the nation.  Some sources of water are very low grade – even dangerously so.  Some couldn’t be purer. TEST YOUR WELL WATER ANNUALLY In […]

Simple Pump with Solar Power is Ideal for Open Range Watering

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
THE SIMPLE PUMP WITH SOLAR POWER PERFORMANCE A typical submersible pumps a large volume of water really quickly.This requires many solar panels and batteries. The Simple Pump is designed to pump over time — requiring far fewer panels and batteries. RELIABILITY Our pumps are very cost-effective, in part because our precision manufacturing makes them extraordinarily reliable. That reliability […]

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Four Types of Water Pumps

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
COMMON WATER PUMPS USED IN WATER WELLS There are many different types of water pumps that are used in water wells around the world. This post describes the 4 most common types of water well pumps (submersible, lift, jet, and suction) and provides advantages and disadvantages of each. SUBMERSIBLE PUMPS Submersible pumps are installed in […]

Secure Your Water With a Hand Pump in Case the Grid Gets Hacked

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
IS HACKING THE POWER GRID REAL? Short answer, YES. Authorities (the people who run the grid and US intelligence agencies) used to talk about the POSSIBILITY… that hackers were EXPLORING intrusions into the grid and that there could be danger… SOMEDAY. And that was the tone of our last post on this topic. But that’s not how […]

Why Buy a Hand Pump?

By Simple Pump on March 27, 2021
The Best Reasons to Buy a Hand Pump for your Well PREPARING FOR POWER OUTAGES Living rurally, it’s not a matter of IF the power goes out. For most people, it’s a matter of WHEN and FOR HOW LONG. We have had customers tell us about getting through the aftermath of ice storms, snowstorms, tornados, […]
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