Commercial Backflow Repair

Commercial Backflow Repair

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We Solve Commercial Backflow Problems

Backflow is a plumbing problem that can pose serious health hazards to humans. When the flow of water in a plumbing system is reversed, contaminants can enter the potable water supply. This can happen when there is a change in pressure in the plumbing system, causing non-potable water to flow back into the drinking water supply. Backflow can be prevented through the installation of a backflow prevention device, which stops the reverse flow of water.


Common Causes of Backflow In Commercial Plumbing


These occur when there is a connection between the potable water supply and a non-potable source, such as a sewage system.

Pressure Changes

When there is a sudden drop in pressure in the plumbing system, it can cause backflow to occur.


This happens when there is a vacuum created in the plumbing system, which can suck non-potable water back into the potable water supply.

Backflow Prevention Devices

Backflow prevention devices are designed to prevent the reverse flow of water in a plumbing system. There are several types of backflow prevention devices, including:

Air Gaps

These are physical gaps between the end of a water supply outlet and the level of the water it is supplying. Air gaps provide a physical barrier between the potable water supply and any potential contaminants.

Double-Check Valves

These are devices that are installed in the plumbing system and are designed to prevent backflow by using two check valves.

Reduced Pressure Zone (RPZ) Valves

These are the most common type of backflow prevention device and are designed to prevent backflow by using a combination of a check valve and a relief valve.

Don't let drain issues disrupt your business

The best way to prevent backflow in your commercial plumbing system is to have a backflow prevention device installed. This will ensure that your potable water supply remains free from contaminants. Additionally, it’s important to have your plumbing system inspected regularly by a licensed plumber to ensure that there are no cross-connections or other issues that could lead to backflow.

If you are experiencing backflow issues in your commercial plumbing system, call us at (919) 467-2207. Our team of licensed plumbers can inspect your plumbing system, identify any potential issues, and install a backflow prevention device to keep your potable water supply safe and free from contaminants. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

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