Revolutionize your well’s performance and compliance with our premium well upgrade services. A1 Plumbing, Pumps & Water Treatment Inc. expertly extends well casings, installs pitless adapters, and modernizes old well pits, all in line with the latest Ministry of the Environment guidelines. Elevate your well to meet and surpass safety and reliability standards, securing your water supply with confidence.

Outdated OR Below Grade Pit? Get an Upgrade!

Ontario’s pre-1990 wells, often constructed with well pits, now fall short of modern standards, posing a contamination risk from coliform bacteria and other contaminants. Current data from the Ministry of the Environment reveals thousands of these outdated wells across Ontario, many nearing or surpassing the 20-year mark. Modernizing these aging systems is crucial to meet today’s stringent safety regulations. Upgrade with us and secure a future of clean, clear, and compliant water flow in your home!

Why Trust A1 for Your Well Upgrades

When it comes to upgrading your well system, trust and reliability are key. At A1 Plumbing, we have built a reputation for excellence in Quinte West and beyond. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to providing top-quality products and services that meet each customer’s unique needs. With our proven track record of success, you can trust us to deliver results that exceed your expectations and stand the test of time.

Our family-run business is built on providing fast, friendly, and comprehensive services to every client. Whether it’s a residential issue or a commercial project, our team of licensed plumbers, well & pump technicians, water treatment specialists, and septic system specialists are equipped to handle it all, ensuring you receive the highest standard of service.

Our Professional Well Upgrades Service Process

We take a comprehensive approach to well upgrades to ensure optimal performance and reliability.

Evaluation: Our professional service process begins with thoroughly assessing your existing well system, including factors such as water pressure, flow rate, and water quality.
Precise upgrade service: Based on our findings, we’ll recommend the most appropriate upgrades to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of your well. 

From upgrading pumps and pressure tanks to improving filtration and treatment systems, we have the expertise to handle all aspects of your well upgrade with precision and care.

Quinte West’s Trusted Local Experts

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As a locally owned and operated company, we take pride in serving the Quinte West community with integrity and professionalism. Our team of local experts understands the unique water challenges residents face in the area and is committed to providing tailored solutions that address those challenges effectively. With our deep knowledge of Quinte West’s water systems and environmental factors, we can offer personalized recommendations and advice you can trust.

The Advantage of Well Upgrades

Investing in well upgrades in Quinte West offers numerous advantages. Not only can it improve water pressure and flow rate, but it can also enhance water quality and reduce the risk of contamination. A well upgrade can increase the overall efficiency of your water system, helping you save money on utility bills in the long run. 

If you’re experiencing issues with your well or simply looking to improve its performance, don’t hesitate to contact A1 Plumbing, Pumps & Water Treatment Inc. Our team of experts is here to help you find the right solutions for your needs and ensure consistent and dependable water supply for your Quinte West home.

Ready to upgrade your well and elevate your water supply? Contact A1 Plumbing today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward a more efficient and reliable water system!

FAQs on Well Upgrades

Upgrading your well water system in Quinte West involves several strategic steps to enhance efficiency, water quality, and system longevity.

Start with a professional assessment of your current system by a licensed plumber or well specialist to identify potential issues and improvement opportunities. Consider upgrading to a higher-capacity pump or a more efficient model to ensure a consistent water supply and pressure. Installing a modern water treatment system can significantly improve water purity, addressing specific concerns such as hardness, iron content, or bacterial contamination.

Upgrading the storage tank for optimal size and material can also improve water availability and system pressure.

Incorporating advanced monitoring systems for regular checks on water level, flow rate, and quality can provide real-time insights and early detection of issues. By consulting with Quinte West’s plumbing experts, you can tailor these upgrades to your needs, ensuring a robust, efficient, and reliable well water system.

Maintaining a well in Quinte West involves routine checks and care to ensure a safe and reliable water supply.

Annual inspections by licensed professionals are crucial; they assess the well’s structural integrity, checking the cap, casing, and seals to prevent contamination. Water quality testing should also be conducted yearly to detect biological or chemical contaminants, ensuring adherence to health standards. It’s important to regularly inspect and clean the well components, including the pump and storage tank, to prevent sediment buildup and corrosion.

Landscaping maintenance, ensuring the area around the well is clear of debris and runoff, is vital to avoid contamination.

Keeping records of maintenance, repairs, and water test results helps monitor well performance and identify potential issues early. By adhering to these maintenance practices, Quinte West residents can preserve their well’s condition, prolong its lifespan, and guarantee a clean and consistent water supply.

Hiring well and pump technicians to upgrade your well in Quinte West is highly recommended. These professionals possess the necessary expertise, experience, and equipment to ensure the upgrade is executed correctly and safely.

Technicians can comprehensively assess your current system, recommend appropriate upgrades tailored to your specific water needs, and ensure that new components are compatible and installed according to industry standards. They are also well-versed in Quinte West’s local codes and regulations, ensuring that your upgraded well system is compliant and efficient.


Professional installation typically comes with service guarantees and can prevent costly mistakes or future malfunctions. Investing in expert technicians for your well upgrade not only secures the functionality and longevity of your water system but also offers peace of mind, knowing that your well operates safely and efficiently.

Servicing a well pump in Quinte West is crucial for maintaining a consistent and reliable water supply.

It’s generally recommended that well pumps undergo professional servicing every year. Annual maintenance ensures that any potential issues, such as wear and tear on mechanical components, sediment buildup, or motor performance problems, are identified and addressed promptly.

Regular servicing includes checking the pump’s operation, pressure switch and tank, electrical connections and ensuring the system’s integrity.

Periodic testing of water quality is advised to safeguard against contamination. With its varying climate, seasonal changes in Quinte West can also impact well components, making regular check-ups even more essential. Adhering to a yearly service schedule can prevent unexpected system failures, extend the pump’s lifespan, and guarantee that the water remains safe and accessible year-round.

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The guys from A1 are always prompt and efficient. Robert and Nolan did a great job installing the new dishwasher
Aurelio Z.
Rob and Brent did a fantastic job installing my new Ultra Violet Disinfection System, fixing a leaky water pipe, and updating many of the piping from my pressure tank. They did an excellent job and explaining what they did and why, along with guiding me through using my new Ultra Violet Disinfection System.Recently, Jarrod and Nolan did a fantastic job with servicing my Ultra Violet Disinfection System. Their patience and thoroughness was refresshing. They answered all my questions and voluntarily shared about future maitnenance that I was not aware of. A1 Plumbing is a great company. Thank you.
Bryan S
Needed A1 again due to a small pinhole leak in a copper pipe that was discovered late in the evening. Went online and requested an appointment for the next day. Received a phone call the next morning confirming I was scheduled for that day, and that it would be before noon. They arrived as scheduled, and fixed the leak. Thanks, again!(Previous Post)Our hot water tank went suddenly. One call to A1 Plumbing and someone was there that day to assist with fixing the issue. Really appreciate the notifications we received advising when someone was on their way and giving us an approximate arrival time. Great Service!We recently had a second great experience with A1 Plumbing. We had an older metal section of our kitchen sink drain pipe leak. Of course, we discovered the leak on the weekend. Their after hours service help guide us to a temporary solution, but did offer to come on the weekend to fix it. We utilized the temporary solution, and a technician arrived early Monday morning to fix the problem. Thanks again for the quick response!
cats H.
Pleasant, Tidy, Timely. Local. I will be recommending A1 to anyone needing plumbing services.Thank you for a job done well!
Penny F.
Responsive, polite, great people
Mark O.
Great second experience, very responsive and the diagnosis and implementation was flawless.
Doris R.
Jobs 2.A1 plumbing has a very senior outstanding technical, experienced plumber Kyle.Kyle is very kind, listens, and very dedicated and consistent on me for example. Kyle wants to assure any issue's - recommendations and loves being a Senior Plumber.I live in a Mobile Home community and it can and is challenging to have plumbing completed.Kyle - Sincerely - Thank you for caring about your clients.Job1 Kyle and Scott, completed my kitchen tap and piping for a leak. Very professionalKyle and Brent (forget his name) fixed my shower issue. Kyle and Brent will be back Friday for a larger job to fix a leaking shut off valve and pipe under my home.I am very happy and trust and enjoy A1 Plumbing and would recommend to Bay Meadows Adult Park. I have started to pass the word.Thank you,Doris Racine
Richard B.
Repair was completed quickly at a good price I would use them again & recommend them
Floppy B.
Reasonable prices, prompt and friendly service, job done well. I've had them out to my house several times now and have nothing but good things to say about them.
Dennis D.
A1 are A1! Call ahead before their scheduled time. Assess the task and give an estimate of cost prior to proceeding. Very pleasant. Do neat and efficient work.
Michael R.
Excellent communication, good value, and workmanship.
Heather D.
We were very pleased with the recent work that A1 Plumbing did for us on our new kitchen. Once again they were fantastic with communication and very responsive to our needs. We are sure there will be other plumbing projects to do down the road and without hesitation we will call A1 Plumbing to come out and do the work.
Nisha B.
Fast and Reliable. Would recommend.
Eric L.
A large job guaranteed and completed in the time requestedVery professional business and would highly recommend
Roger L.
We have used A1 plumbing several times and have found them to be extremely accommodating with great service. Highly recommend them.
James W.
They did a great job fixing my sink at a reasonable price!
Andrew G.
Installed dishwasher. very organized and efficient service.
Ryan B.
Unclogged my sink in less than half hour. Been working perfectly since. Called and they showed up the next day so very little wait time.Would use them again.
Keith F.
Fast efficient and responsive. Highly recommended!
Ann J.
I am happy to recommend A1 Plumbing, particularly Jessica and Shane for their assistance in the replacement of my UV light. This was the first time for me to do this. Jessica recommended Shane who came out the next day. He schooled me in the process. I feel confident that going forward I will know what needs to be done.Thanks
David S.
Pleased with the work done by this Company.Definitely would recommend them to my friends.
Tom M.
Good advice and service
Our landlord called this company this morning explaining we his tenants had a leak under the kitchen sink, the receptionist called him back promptly and explained that A1 plumbing would have someone out today to look at the problem, a few hours later, the receptionist called to inform us that the service tech was on his way..two very polite gents came replaced the leaking pipe and both drains and plugs in a fast and efficient manner.Kudos to the receptionist, the two service techs and also the Company A 1 Plumbing
Brenda D.
What a great service call. Efficient and thorough when looking for the cause of the problem. I would recommend A1 any day!
Lu-Anne A.
Fast and reliable. I was able to get same day service. Whenever anyone is looking for recommendations for a plumber, I always recommend A1 Plumbing.
Christina D.
Great work, employees were friendly and knowledgable and kept me informed on the work as they went along. Worked hard, got the job done in one day even though it was a super long day.
Serena L.
I had an outstanding experience with A1 Plumbing. Rob and Matt were incredibly efficient and professional. I called them at 8am, and by noon, they had installed a brand new tank. Their work was super efficient, and they were both friendly and approachable throughout the process. Communication was a breeze, and their expertise was evident in their work. I highly recommend A1 Plumbing to anyone in need of plumbing services. Their stellar professionalism and knowledge make them an excellent choice!
A1 Plumbing provides professional and prompt services.The same day I called regarding my sump pump issue, they sent out their technicians. I was impressed by the fast response, the email and courtesy texts regarding their arrival time and photo of the tech who would be handling the job.Nick and Mitch attended to my sump pump issue. They were very professional, knowledgeable, friendly and happy to answer any questions I had regarding my sump pump. They kept my home clean as they worked and wore protective coverings on their boots.I'm extremely happy with the service they've provided me and would highly recommend A1 Plumbing to my family, friends and anyone in need of plumbing services.This company is definitely A1. Keep up the good work and thank you for the great service.Kelly G.
Brittney B.
Prompt, easy to work and communicate with, honest!!
EXCELLENT customer service. Knowledgeable employees and everyone I have dealt with/talked to was extremely pleasant and easy to work with. Highly recommend!
Mary Ann D.
Install dishwasher
Esther A.
We highly recommend A1 Plumbing after our experience with them. They’re staff were professional, highly transparent in communication and finished the task in a timely manner.
Joe S.
AWESOME . John was ahead of schedule. Provided updates on arrival time. Was professional very technical provided an accurate statement of work and was just so professional.
Steven E.
We had asked A1 plumbing to do a inspection of the septic system for a house we are buying. They came out to the house and did a thorough inspection. Glad we got them because there was a lot of hidden damage and expansive work that needs to be done to bring the system up to standard.Great work, would recommend.
Robin W.
Friendly, Knowledgeable, Professional And Quick Service to Fix The Issue. A1 Provides You With The Problem And Will Let You Know The Cost And Procedure Before Fixing The Issue.
bruce W.
Very good 👍 at explaining things, Very efficient in his work
Kristopher D.
Very happy with their service. Do yourself a favor and go with them.
Aaron C.
Great team with a lot of expertise. Excellent communications. The overall process was very well ordered. Highly recommend!
Janice J.
Very impressed when called one day and came the next. Guys were professional and knowlegeable, very hard workers. Definately recommend. 😊
Alan W.
If I could give a 10 star review I would.I called on a Monday, they came the Tuesday to assess the job (leaking well and fried wiring) then returned the next day with an excavator to complete the work.The two Mikes did a fantastic job. I knew it would be a difficult one because the saturated ground is just full of rock, welcome to PEC!All was going great until our local junkie lunatic decided to steal one of their work trucks from my driveway.Tail gate open, cap doors open, dropping a plethora of plumbing items as she sped off down the road. Including a motorcycle helmet belonging to another A-1 employee who came by to drop off a couple of fittings.Little did the crackhead know, I have security cameras and resulting video was of great interest to the OPP officer who attended possibly the most ridiculous crime ever committed in Rednersville.With everyone on scene in a state of complete and utter disbelief and now short on tools and supplies, the two Mikes still managed to complete the work. Thank you so much guys!You’re the best.
Natalie N.
Very helpful and quick response time! Great customer service 👍🏼
Wendy B.
Great service, clean install, thoroughly answered all questions.
Danno & L.
Friendly, professional and knowledgeable crew. A1 is my go to for plumbing needs. Would recommend to anyone!
William V.
Quick service, quick scheduling. I was not able to make the inspection but Matt jumped on a video call to walk me through the details - thank you!
Victory L.
Prompt, efficient and professional service as suggested by their name A1. Anyone wanting a great company definitely call A1 Plumbing. Highly recommended!


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