Category Archives: Wall of Shame!!

Unprotected Bypass

The unprotected bypass is unacceptable. To correct the direct cross connection, the bypass needs to be cut out and capped or another RP needs to be installed. I tested the RP, but on the report noted and documented that there is an unprotected bypass that needs to be corrected. It is very important to document […]

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RP Install Wall of Shame!

This is installed too close to the wall and Testing cannot happen. This is on the Wall of Shame.

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Too Close for Comfort!

This turned out to be a pretty big pain to test both assemblies.  The first issue, is with out Swivel Adapters for the test cocks, testing the assembly is not possible.  If you are a backflow tester, you need Swivel adapters for the test cocks.  The second issue, the test cock adapters from the first […]

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People always ask, how does Backflow Happen? This is one Way!

This is a very common mistake. Please don’t let this happen to you.

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Wall of Shame for sure

This is probably not backflow related unless it is connected to the air gap drain from an RP.

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