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Well Care Videos

Free videos from PrivateWellClass.org

What Realtors Need to Know About Homes With Well Water- Recorded Live April 27, 2016

This webinar recording will help realtors understand the private well issues that affect real estate transactions, including an overview of how wells work. The webinar will answer questions such as:
  • Issues important to home buyers and sellers,
  • Well construction and maintenance basics, and
  • How well water quality and construction can affect property value


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

Well Care 101 - Recorded Live on March 30, 2016

In this webinar recording you’ll learn well care best practices and how to ensure the water in your well is safe to drink. The webinar will answer questions such as: 
  • Basic well construction, 
  • Testing your well water, and 
  • Treatment options.

PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

 

Why Doesn't My Well Produce Very Much Water?

Some wells produce very little water, even when all of the water system components are in excellent condition. Low-yield private wells are usually the result of certain aquifer conditions, and can be associated with specific water system problems. Watch the video to learn more.



PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

Is My Private Well Safe After a Fire?

Private wells and water systems can sustain many kinds of damage in a wildfire. Here are some things to look for when inspecting your private well system after a fire, and some steps to take to ensure your water is safe to drink again.



PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.

What Environmental Health Professionals Need to Know About Wells - February 17, 2016

This webinar recording discusses private well topics that environmental health professionals might encounter in the field. The webinar will answer questions such as:

  • Why well owners are not always interested in their wells
  • How wells should be constructed and what to do about poor construction
  • How poor construction and abandoned wells can affect human health


PrivateWellClass.org is a service of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Funding has been provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership. Click here to sign up for our free well care e-course.