We provide  free lead water test kits to homes in our drinking water service area. To request a kit for your home, visit pgh2o.com/leadform or contact the Lead Help Desk at LeadHelp@pgh2o.com or 412.255.8987 with any questions. To receive a kit, we will request your name, mailing address, and phone number. 


Kits are only for PWSA water customers. If you are a PA American Water or Wilkinsburg- Penn Joint Customer, please contact their customer service departments for lead testing. PA American Water can be reached at 1-800-565-7292 and Wilkinsburg-Penn Joint at 412-243-6200.


Allow 10-14 business days from the time of your request for your kit to arrive via mail. The kit includes pre-paid return shipping to the laboratory. Results take approximately 4-6 weeks for processing and will be shared via mail or email. If your test comes back with elevated lead levels, a free water filter pitcher certified to remove lead will be provided.