Some said demand was so high they cannot help everyone and are putting customers on waiting lists.
This comes as the Western Cape is experiencing its worst drought in 100 years. The City of Cape Town has implemented Level 5 water restrictions including water rations and water pressure reductions.
Charl de Wet from CA Wellpoints and Boreholes said they were struggling to keep up with demand for installing boreholes and well points.
"The demand is so high that we cannot help everyone. And it will peak even further next month during summer," he said.