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Why do backflow assemblies need to be tested periodically?
Backflow prevention assemblies have internal seals, springs and moving parts that are subject to wear, fatigue and fouling. Routine testing helps ensure that the mechanical device is in proper working order.

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1. What is a cross connection?
2. Why do such cross connections exist?
3. What is a Cross Connection Control Program?
4. What is backflow?
5. What is a backflow preventer?
6. Why would backflow need to be prevented?
7. How will a backflow preventer affect my plumbing system?
8. Why do backflow assemblies need to be tested periodically?
9. Will my water service be interrupted for backflow prevention assembly testing?
10. How much will it cost to have my backflow prevention assembly installed and tested?
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