Company history

Elgin Pure Water was founded by Harold and Bonnie Lake and has proudly served St. Thomas and area since 1981, with quality products and service to the residential, commercial, and industrial markets. Passed on to the second generation, Dan Lake strives to maintain the same level of service and quality of products to our customers.

  • 1981


    In November, Bonnie & Harold formally started Elgin Pure Water out of their house selling water distillers.

  • 1991


    10 Years later and Elgin Pure Water was ready to expand. We hired our first delivery person, followed shortly by another for service and installation.

  • 1996


    Business was incorporated and became Elgin Pure Water Inc.

  • 1999

    Continued Growth

    As Elgin Pure Water continued to grow we added our first salesperson and Dan Lake began working full time at Elgin Pure Water.

  • 2016


    Harold & Bonnie Lake retired and the succession of the family business was made to Dan Lake.

  • 2018


    Elgin Pure Water expands into the digital era of business development with a new look, website and social media channels.