Backwater Valve installation will help to protect your plumbing system against water backflow from sanitary sewer and storm drain pipes during floods caused by extreme weather conditions. Sewer Backups are harmful not only for your health, but they also result in a lot of damage to your property, which could be costly, so do take care of right now.
Fortunately, the city provides a subsidy of up to $3,200 to assist in the installation of devices to prevent basement flooding, such as the Back Water Valve, etc.
If you are unsure whether you need Backwater valve call us now at 416 939 1530 for more information.
A sewage backup into your home presents a significant and serious health hazard. It is important to you and to your insurance company that you take steps to minimize your risk through installation of a backwater valve. When installed correctly in the drain system below the floor the backwater valve allows water from your sinks, tubs and toilets to flow out of your home.
How Does Backwater Valve Work?
In order to understand how Backwater Valve prevents Sewer backups have a look at the picture above.
Mister Plumber has been engaged in the installation of Backwater Valve both indoors and outdoors for many years. Our specialists have years of experience and all the necessary tools, as well as professional equipment to execute a good quality installation of Backwater Valve fast and efficient. Backwater Valve installation is an essential tool in comprehensive protection against Basement Flooding.
We also perform all related maintenance work, repair and replacement of the Backwater Valves at affordable prices!
Each property owner is required to have a plumber, licensed by the City of Toronto, carry out a site assessment to determine the suitability of isolating their property from the sewer system.
There is a City of Toronto subsidy called Basement Flooding Protection Subsidy Program that can help you minimize the expense of the flood protection devices installation.
The following items ans works are eligible for a subsidy after proper installation:
A: Back-Water Valve
Available subsidy = 80% of the invoiced cost up to a maximum of $1,250 including eligible labour, materials, permit and taxes.
B: Sump Pump
Available subsidy = 80% of the invoiced cost up to a maximum of $1,750 including labour, materials and taxes.
C: Back-Water Valve + Sump Pump
Available subsidy = 80% of the invoiced cost up to a maximum of $2,800 including eligible labour, materials, permit and taxes.
All of our work is licensed by the City of Toronto and thus is eligible for this subsidy. If you are looking for plumber, Mister Plumber in Toronto, Etobicoke, Scarborough, North York specializing sewer repair, upgrade waterline, lead pipe replacement, water service upgrade, drain cleaning, backwater valve installation, lead pipe replacement, re-piping and emergency plumbing, Mister Plumber uses the latest technology to effectively troubleshoot and quickly repair any plumbing problem and offers a fast response and free estimates.