Backwater Valves maintenance inside & outside

Installing a brand new backwater valve is well and good but you do need to take steps to get it cleaned regularly. Disposing articles by throwing them down your sink or toilet will not do either. It may damage the valves as well as your pipeline causing much grief. Ask the plumber about backwater valves maintenance inside and follow his advice to a T. This will enable you to avoid costly repairs in future. You are prone to remain oblivious about the backwater valve installed out of your home, in your yard while you continue to live blissfully. Do remember to do the right backwater valves maintenance outside as well by checking it every 2-3 months. Go outside and look for accumulated debris or tell-tale signs of wear and tear before a thunderstorm or rain that has been predicted by the weather forecast.