For people who live in the country, getting water usually involves electricity, a pump, tank and a bunch of fittings. Boosting the reliability of my homestead water supply is why I installed a Bison deep well hand pump. It lives alongside our regular submersible electric pump, but it’s completely separate. If anything happens to our regular water system, the hand pump provides electricity-free back up. And it even works without freezing in our cold winters. Click below to watch how.