I want to have my water tested. What should I test for?

The following questions will be asked prior to testing:

  • Is there a specific problem?
  • Are you on a water system? 
  • Have you contacted your utility? 

Testing varies in cost depending on the analysis being done. Please be clear on why you are testing and for what.

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1. What is the hardness of my water?
2. I am not on the Pasco County Water System but want to know the hardness of my water. What do I do?
3. Will the lab come to my house and sample my water?
4. What can I use to bring a water sample for testing? I have a jar that I cleaned really well. Can’t I just use that to sample?
5. I want to have my water tested. What should I test for?
6. My water smells like rotten eggs. What should I test for?
7. Does Pasco County add Fluoride to the water?
8. My water is hard. Do you recommend I purchase a water softener?