You just got a letter in the mail from the City of Surrey in British Columbia and you need a backflow test. What is a backflow test and what is required for backflow testing in Surrey? These frequently asked questions will tell you everything you need to know about backflow testing in Surrey, BC Canada.
Many plumbers have at one time had training in Backflow Assembly Testing, as it is included in 3rd year plumbing education. However, since most provinces in Canada require that certified backflow testers must renew their certification each year, many plumbers let their certification lapse.
Without certification, plumbers are not qualified to submit tests to municipal water authorities and purveyors that require backflow assembly testing.
In the Vancouver Lower Mainland (Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Hope, Mission, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Vancouver, Whistler) and throughout BC a “certified backflow assembly tester” is a person who has been:
certified by the BC Water and Waste Association (BCWWA) as a Certified Backflow Assembly Tester;
Big plumbing contractors have receptionists, but aren’t often customer-focused. To them, backflow testing is a side job. They continually had to get back to me in order to find out more information from different parties.
You’ll find out that when you call independent operators, many are driving (unsafe?) working (Quality of work?) or simply don’t answer the phone so we had to play phone tag.
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When you work with a Backflow.Club certified backflow assembly tester you will get professional customer service, management and quality backflow testing services at that the best possible price.
Backflow.Club Surrey backflow testers can offer the most affordable testing services in the lower mainland because we are specialized in the organization of backflow testing. We work with the best backflow testers while cutting out the headaches of dealing with large plumbing firms.
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In Surrey, BC the following types of businesses and properties are required to install and use backflow prevention devices: