Addison Water Heater Installation
Effective September 2007, the Texas State Legislature enacted into the Plumbing License Law additional wording to specifically include water heaters in their list of plumbing fixtures, required by law, to have a plumbing permit issued prior to installation. In addition, the law provides that such installations be done according to current codes by an Addison TX licensed water heater technician and inspected by a licensed plumbing inspector.
Water Heater Installation Requirements In Addison
The City of Addison Texas follows the 2006 International Plumbing Code. Additional requirements include all water heater must have an expansion tank installed. All water heater installations require a drain pan with the drain line piped to the outside. If drain line cannot be run to the outside a Wags valve or other approved similar technology is required with prior approval only.
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