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DO YOU NEED A BACKFLOW PREVENTER TESTER YOU CAN COUNT ON ? Well you can count on abacus.
Abacus Backflow Preventer Testing Inc. is a commercial and residential backflow preventer testing company providing certified testing, sales, service, and installation of all makes and models of backflow preventers.
Founded in West Hartford, we have been in business since January of 2004 serving our very satisfied clients through out all of Connecticut.
Why do backflow preventers need to be tested? IT'S THE LAW. The state of Connecticut department of Public Health requires all testable backflow preventers are to be tested soon after installation, and at no more than twelve month intervals after that. ( LINK TO THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH DRINKING WATER DIV )
What is a backflow preventer?A backflow preventer is a device that prevents backflow through a cross connection.
What is backflow? Backflow is the undesirable reversal of flow of water or other substances such as solids, liquids, or gas through a cross connection into the public water system or consumers potable water system.
What is a cross connection? A cross connection is an actual or potential connection between a public water system and any other source or system through which it is possible to introduce into the water system any contaminating or polluting agent.
Please contact Abacus backflow today for a free consultation on any of our services.