"The presence of the coliform bacteria group is used as an indicator of pollution in drinking water systems. Sampling procedures involve stringent measures to reduce the risk of sample contamination from the sampler, plumbing fixtures, sampling containers, and the environment." - www.ackuritlabs.com
Water Testing - with Blue Bear
Residential water testing and well water testing can be performed for you as part of your home inspection. Blue Bear home inspectors are trained to collect samples in residential dwellings and can provide you with a detailed report of the lab results in 4 business days or less. Cost for water testing services are detailed below. Cost includes collection, courier services, and testing.
|Total Coliform / E. coli Analysis (Microbiology)|
|Iron, pH, Tannins, Hardness, Turbidity|
|Total Dissolved Solids, Iron, Calcium, pH, Tannin,
Hardness, Turbidity, Hydrogen Sulfide, and Total Coliform Bacteria
|Lead, Copper, Iron, Nitrates, Sulfates, Chlorides, Hydrogen Sulfide, Total Dissolved Solids, pH, Turbidity,
Hardness, Calcium, Sodium, Tannins, and Total Coliform Bacteria
|DRINKING WATER VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS:
|This package includes all 21 volatile organic compounds on the
Florida DEP drinking water list.
(Required for some loans)
|Lead, Nitrate, and Total Coliform Bacteria|
"Bacteria can enter the system through openings in the well casing. The most common locations are a gap between the half-circle plates that cover the top of the casing, a missing plug, or an opening around the wires going to the pump. " - www.ackuritlabs.com
Residential Water Testing
Ackuritlabs, Inc. is a nationally certified environmental laboratory and an experienced provider of water filters and water treatment systems. They have been serving Tallahassee and the surrounding areas since 1991. They are certified by the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP) and the State of Florida DOH #E81350.
The good folks at Ackuritlabs, Inc. really care about their clients. They are a local small business, and they all do their best to truly help everyone who contacts them. They listen to what you have to say and if they can’t help you, they will try to find someone who can. They want to earn your business.
Please visit them at HelpWithYourWater.com
Well water testing and residential water supply testing provides you with peace of mind and a detailed evaluation of the drinking water in your home or home-to-be. Some loans such as FHA and VA often require a well water test be performed as part of the home buying process.