Drilled water wells are an incredible drinking water source. It doesn’t matter if you are tired of paying high water rates, Building a new home, or adding irrigation or a pool a drilled well can be an incredible asset to any home. The first step in drilling water well is selecting a contractor. Choosing the right contractor is essential in any project, they will make you feel at ease with the project easily answer any questions you may have and keep the progress moving.
What is a Drilled Well? A drilled well is a water system that utilizes deep ground aquifers sealing out surface water with steel casing. Drilled well systems are typically 6” in diameter and range from 100- 1000 feet in depth. The state average from Massachusetts however is around 400 feet.
Drilled wells are particularly hard to quote due to the number of variables such as depth, final pump ect however they usually average between $6,500 to $10,000.00 installed. The return rate in which you well pays for itself can be tuff to determine as it is based on your particular water usage however on average a drilled well system will pay for itself within five to seven years.
By Ashley Connolly