It can't be your dream home if the water isn't up to par...
Water testing might not be on your radar just yet, but your lender wants it to be, and may even insist on it as part of other home inspection services. You'll be one step closer to owning your dream home after scheduling water testing services.
It is also recommended that water testing be done annually. It should be tested for total coliform bacteria, nitrates, and pH levels at least. However if there are known problems with water in your area, if you have personally had problems near your well, if you have had to replace or repair any part of your water system, or if you have noticed a change in your water, call us to discuss as a you may want to test for more than just the recommended contaminants.
No matter whether it is for a real estate transaction or a yearly test, Green Mountain Home & Property Inspectors will collect water samples at the optimal temperature, then hand-deliver the samples to a professional lab to ensure that the results are obtained quickly.
Concerned about chemicals or bacteria in your water? Tests can be conducted for specific contaminants. The three primary water testing options are:
Other options are available.
The below file provides a description of each contaminant that can be tested as part of the water testing process by the lab that we use.
If you have any questions, please call Emily at 802-732-8068.