How Often and When Should You Test Your Home’s Water?
The United States enjoys one of the world’s most reliable and safest supplies of drinking water. Approximately 150,000 public water systems provide drinking water to most Americans. Those on public water systems have their water monitored regularly to prevent any contamination of the water supply.
If You Get Your Water from a Well
For the 10 percent of people in the United States who get their water from private wells, many of them in rural areas in Indiana, they need to take precautions to ensure their drinking water is safe. Private wells are not regulated, so the responsibility for checking the quality of the water falls on the homeowner. Read more