How to Troubleshoot a Water Well Pressure Pump Switch With Ants?

Answer Well pumps maintain water pressure for buildings supplied by wells. The pressure switch has contacts that snap together for the electrical connection that turns on the water pump. Anything blocking... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot a Jet Pump Pressure Switch?

Your jet pump's pressure switch controls the water pressure to make it low, high or just right. When problems occur, it is commonly due to incorrect line voltage, or dirty or defective switch conta... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Square-D Pump Pressure Switch?

Square-D pump pressure switches are used to turn water pumps on and off to maintain set ranges of pressures in water supply systems. The pressure switch contains a diaphragm that senses the pressur... Read More »

Well water pump pressure drops when we open water tap it goes from 60 psi to 10 psi seconds of opening tap?

A water pressure regulator is a plumbing safety feature which is designed to prevent water pressure from climbing too high while also ensuring that the pressure remains high enough for consistent f... Read More »

I have low water pressure and my faucets sometimes burp air but no sediment. Is it my pump or my well?

You sound like you need a new pressure tank. The ugly galvanized thing beside where your water pump is.