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Water Well Drilling: The Basics

Are you the owner of a new well or a current well owner looking to expand your well and drilling knowledge? Getting started can be overwhelming - there are so many complicated components to drilling. We are the experts and are happy to give you a basic "foundation" to get started!


There are 3 main types of wells:

  • Shallow or bored

  • Unconsolidated or sand

  • Consolidated or rock

The first step in learning about your well is determining what kind you have! After you have that squared away, it is important to ensure your water well is protected against contamination. Because this well supplies all of the water to your home or business, you want to be confident it is safe! If you are unsure about the condition of your well, contact one of our well drilling professionals for our consult.


A vital piece of well ownership is the maintenance of the well. The West Winds team offers full service well drilling, including the necessary maintenance and any needed repairs. Your well should be routinely inspected and tested to ensure it is in tip-top condition. We here to give you all of the information and tools you need to be a knowledgable well owner, as well as assist in the event of an emergency!

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