Understanding the Importance of Backflow Prevention

Understanding the Importance of Backflow Prevention

We are very fortunate that in our country, the water sanitation systems in the major population centres are extremely reliable and safe. This allows us to have easy access to water for cooking and drinking as well as cleaning without worrying about contamination. Australia has a number of stringent regulations in place when it comes to preventing water backflow which helps maintain high water quality in most areas in the country.

However, we at SPS Plumbers always recommend that clients get regular backflow testing and maintenance done from a licensed and experienced company like ours. It’s important for property owners to know exactly what the purpose of these devices is and why it’s important to keep them in a state of good repair.

Backflow Prevention And Why It Matters

When it comes to maintaining unspoiled and clean water in your business or home, it is crucial to get backflow testing and prevention done regularly. Without an appropriate backflow prevention device installed on your property, you won’t be able to make sure that you have access to safe and portable drinking water. In order to safeguard your cooking, drinking and cleaning water and to ensure the health of you and your family, contact experts like the ones at SPS Plumbers.

We are a plumbing company with vast experience in the field and cater to both commercial as well as residential clients. We work very closely with you in order to determine exactly what your requirements are before providing solutions that meet your needs and fit perfectly into your budget.

How a Backflow Prevention Device Works

A backflow prevention device helps prevent used and dirty water from flowing back into the main water supply system on your property and contaminating the stored water supplies. When you get backflow testing done on a regular basis, it helps keep the stored water safe and clean. The job involves the use of efficient backflow testing equipment and not every plumbing company has access to it.

However when you hire the services of experienced operators like us you can rest assured that the job will be completed to the highest standards. We use the latest testing equipment in our work and our technicians are trained in using it.  They will make sure that the backflow testing device is working perfectly. This regular check goes a long way in ensuring there is no backflow of water on your property.

If you have any doubts about the quality of water in your home, call us without delay. Our team is here to help you with all your plumbing requirements. If need be, we will also install an efficient backflow prevention system on your property.

If you need a licensed 24/7 emergency plumber, we can provide prompt and professional services regardless of the time you call us. For any information, feel free to call SPS Plumbers on 02 9002 7332 and our email is contact@spsplumbers.com.au. You can also fill in the contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Read more on this issue in our backflow prevention blog post