Home Sand Problems
Sand In Your Home Water Supply? We Have Several Solutions!
Problem: Sand in your ice maker, showerheads, clothes washer, or other water appliance.
Solution: The SandMaster from LAKOS is uniquely designed to remove unwanted sand from your residential water supply.
- The SandMaster and stainless steel SandMasterPLUS units can be installed for an automated purge of sand and provide maintenance-free operation. For most homes, this is our recommended solution. Contact us to help you buy one and have it professionally installed.
- For heavier amounts of sand or corrosive water situations, the ILB/ILS is the best choice for longer durability.
Problem: What about sand in my water well that gets into my home but is also causing damage to my pump?
Keep Your Home SAND FREE!
House Sand Problems Downloads
The Hay Barn in Florence, Arizona did not have enough water to keep their fields irrigated and decided to refurbish their old wells. Within a few months, the old pumps were destroyed overnight due to a sudden infiltration of sand. With a new installation of a LAKOS Pump Protection Separator it allowed the Hay Barn’s old wells to run efficiently without any signs of sand wear. Learn More
Bruce Moss of Moss Well Drilling, Inc. in Galveston, Indiana had a customer who needed a replacement for sand-worn components in their pump, gave his customer new bearings and piping. Unfortunately, the parts needed to be replaced again in less than a year, and would have to drill a new well to avoid more sand wearing issues. But instead of spending $8,000 to drill the new well, Moss decided to install a LAKOS Pump Protection System and avoided the high costs of drilling a new well. Learn More
A cotton farm near Phoenix, Arizona was experiencing severe pump efficiency loss and excessive annual repair costs caused by abrasive sand, a LAKOS Turbine Pump Protection Separator was installed. According to the owner, repair costs had been drastically reduced, the effective operation life of their pump has increased, and has operated for over five years with no loss or performance. Learn More
A country homeowner installed a LAKOS Pump Protection Separator in his well and is able to protect it from excessive pump water, which has allowed him to save thousands of dollars in repairs, as well as eliminate maintenance to his pump, sprinklers, and appliances. Learn More