Who can install a backflow prevention assembly?

The installation, maintenance, and repair of the backflow prevention assembly are the responsibility of the customer. The assembly may be installed by a property owner, plumbing contractor, or general contractor subject to Title 17 of the public health code and Carmichael Water Districts Construction Standards and Specifications. Contact the County Of Sacramento for any permit requirements.

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1. What is a Cross-Connection Control Program?
2. What is a Cross-Connection?
3. What is backflow?
4. How can backflow be prevented?
5. How do I know if I need a backflow prevention assembly?
6. Who can install a backflow prevention assembly?
7. Where should a backflow prevention assembly be located?
8. Do backflow prevention assemblies need to be tested?
9. Who can test my backflow prevention assembly?
10. What will it cost to have my backflow prevention assembly tested?
11. Are backflow prevention assemblies subject to freezing?