What is backflow testing?
Western Rooter provides Backflow testing, installation, maintenance, and repair to businesses and homes in the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding cities.
Backflow testing is a simple procedure. We use digital equipment to help us identify problems with a backflow device, so that we can determine if the device should be replaced, or if there are other problems on the line which will need to be addressed instead.
Why should I test a backflow prevention device?
We understand that the expense of testing and maintaining back flow prevention is a new concept for some of our customers, and they often have questions about these devices when they learn they are required.
We’ll try to answer the most common questions here: what is backflow testing? Are they required? What will happen if I don’t use one, or have it tested regularly? How much does testing cost?
What Are the Advantages of Backflow Testing?
Backflow testing isn’t just a great way for our team at Western Rooter to figure out what problems are going on with your plumbing system. It’s also a great way to help prevent health hazards, major plumbing issues, and large repair costs. How does backflow testing do all this? By being a key prevention method for plumbing.
Some of the most common benefits of backflow testing include:
- Ensuring your safety: When our professional team at Western Rooter conducts backflow testing on your property, we not only make sure that your backflow device is working properly but also that your water isn’t contaminated. Contaminated water can be hazardous to your health, and backflow testing can provide you with peace of mind knowing your water is safe.
- Ease of scheduling: Backflow testing doesn’t require any fancy maneuvering or scheduling on your part. You don’t even need to be home during your testing unless your backflow device is inside your property. Simply schedule your backflow testing with Western Rooter and we’ll make the process as easy as possible for you.
- Cost-effectiveness: Backflow testing is a simple and inexpensive way to ensure the health and safety of your family. Using the valves on your backflow testing device, our experienced team will check for changes in the device’s gauge movement, any potential water leaks, and other potential warning signs that something may be wrong with your home’s plumbing system.
Ready to Schedule Your Backflow Testing?
Backflow testing is a simple, efficient, and cost-effective way to test for water contamination and to catch small problems in your home’s plumbing system before they can become major disasters. If you’re ready to schedule your home’s backflow testing to ensure the quality of your water, contact Western Rooter today. We’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have about backflow testing or our other