Your water should be safe to drink and acceptable for all other household uses. In addition to illness, a variety of less serious problems such as taste, color, odor and staining of clothes or fixtures are symptoms of water quality problems.
Resources for Water Testing
Common Water Tests:
Basic Water Test = $24 includes shipping and handling
Expanded Water Test = $68 includes shipping and handling
Total Coliform/E. coli = $46 includes kit and shipping
Home Loan Closing = $95 includes kit and shipping
Routine tests for household wells, lead, nitrates, pesticides, minerals, pH and petroleum products are among the many tests that can be performed. Costs vary.