Backwater Valve Installation, Cleaning & Device Testing
Protect your home from serious damage by getting backflow prevention today. Stop the water from flowing backward into your home and prevent costly repairs with our expert service. Repairs caused by backflow can be financially and structurally debilitating to a home’s foundation. Don’t let it happen to you!
At Plumber To Your Door price for Backwater installation in Toronto and GTA starts from $850+ tax. Contact us for more information at 866-306-2080.
Do I need a drain permit for installing backwater valve in Toronto
Installation of a backwater valve in multi-unit and non-residential buildings necessitates a separate drain permit. Please consult the Plumbing and Drain Permit Stand-Alone Application guide for details on submission requirements.
Premises that may Need a Backflow Device
The backflow of water can be a serious problem for Toronto’s water supply. According to the Ontario Building Code, building owners and site managers “shall ensure that backwater valves are installed in every plumbing fixture or branch line connected with a municipal drinking-water main, where necessary.” This is also true for other types of premises:
- Cafes and Restaurants
- Shopping Centres and High-rise Buildings.
- Mechanic Workshops
- Car Washes
- Swimming Pools
- Laundries and Dry Cleaners
- Golf Courses or Sporting Ovals
- Caravan Parks
- Manufacturing Premises
- Medical Facilities Such as Hospitals and Veterinary Clinics
- Chemical Plants