Acme Bay Area Backflow
Backflow Prenventer test prices:
1-Backflow Test $110.00
2-backflow tests $185.00
3 or more backflow tests $85.00 per backflow device
New Install backflow test $110.00
General Plumbing $115.00 Per hour
ALL BACKFLOW TEST REPORTS WILL BE SENT TO THE PROPER WATER AGENCY CROSS CONTROL PROGRAM:
BACKFLOW TESTING IN:
CITY OF MILPITAS
City of Hayward
City of brentwood
Dublin / San Ramon
WHAT IS A BACKFLOW PREVENTER?
A Backflow Device is also known as an RPZ valve. RPZ stands for Reduced Pressure Zone. This device is installed onto your plumbing system to protect your drinking water and the city water supply from contaminants.
WHAT IS BACKFLOW?
The undesirable reversal of flow of water or mixture of water and other liquids, gases, or other substances into the distribution pipes of potable supply of water from any source or sources.
HOW OFTEN SHOULD A BACKFLOW PREVENTER BE TESTED?
Backflow Preventer is tested annually to verify their proper operation.
HOW MUCH DOES A BACKFLOW TEST COST?
This is dependent on how many Backflow Preventers you have. It is $110.00 for 1 Backflow Test. Our price list is posted on the “PRICES/SERVICES”.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO TEST A BACKFLOW DEVICE?
On average 30 Min. per Backflow Device. It varies on Type, Location, and Condition of the Backflow Preventer.
THE MOST COMMON BACKFLOW DEVICE:
The most common Backflow Device is a Febco 825Y.
Backflow Testing requires that water to the Backflow Device be shut off temporary during the Test.
BACKFLOW PREVENTER BRANDS:
Turn, Wilkins, Febco, Watts, Conbraco, Apollo, Ames, A.R.I., Derringer.
Backflow Testing team at Acme Bay Area Backflow are trained and licensed to install, test, repair and provide documented backflow certification of all types of backflow preventer devices. We will manage all aspects of the testing for you; your technician will complete the inspection paperwork and submit it directly to your appropriate water authority.
ACME BAY AREA BACKFLOW 415-712-4782