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rich wrote at 2014-07-04 18:09:36
Aaron,



did your water ever clear up? We had a well dug a year ago and let it sit while we built our house also at at the foothills of the catskills. A year later we put in the pump and ran the water.  Major sulfur smell and cloudy water.  Shocked the well with a gallon of Clorox for 24 hrs. Ran it again and although sulfur smell went away temporarily it came back now.  Cloudiness never went away. Took water bottle samples and its been a consistent grey pink tint that doesn't settle out.  Been running  a garden hose now for 8 hrs a day for 3 weeks.  


rich wrote at 2014-07-04 21:15:25
Aaron,



did your water ever clear up? We had a well dug a year ago and let it sit while we built our house also at at the foothills of the catskills. A year later we put in the pump and ran the water.  Major sulfur smell and cloudy water.  Shocked the well with a gallon of Clorox for 24 hrs. Ran it again and although sulfur smell went away temporarily it came back now.  Cloudiness never went away. Took water bottle samples and its been a consistent grey pink tint that doesn't settle out.  Been running  a garden hose now for 8 hrs a day for 3 weeks.  


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My field of expertise is in domestic water treatment. I am retired and have 28 years of experience in the water treatment field. I have earned the designation of Water Specialist, level five, from the Water Quality Association.I can offer help in the solution for private wells` problems as to `point of entry` and `point of use` treatments. these would include,disinfection,conditioning,and purification for drinking including reverse osmosis technology. Problems concerning well pumps,or plumbing or well drilling are out of my field,as well as commericial,industrial or municipal water treatment. I prefer to limit questions to the average homeowner`s use.Since retiring I have added consultation on the care and ,maintenance of domestic water treatment systems. These include filtration, conditioning/softening,chemical feed, and drinking water systems.

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over 28 years testing private wells and application of various water treatment systems for a 65 year old water treatment company.Now retired and doing independent water consulting.BR>
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WATER QUALITY ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATION AS WATER SPECIALIST V

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