Lewisville Requirements

City of Lewisville, TX Water Heater Requirements

Chapter 1301 of the Texas Occupations Code (The Plumbing License Law) lists specific plumbing fixtures, including water heaters that are required to have a plumbing permit issued prior to installation. (1301.551) In addition, this law states that installations and plumbing work be done in accordance to current codes by a licensed plumber, registered with the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners. This work must also be inspected by a licensed plumbing inspector (1301.255) of that municipality.

Lewisville Texas Water Heater Code and Installation Requirements:
The city of Lewisville follows the 2006 International Plumbing Code. Additional requirements include that all water heaters installed on the first floor of the home require a pan. If the pan cannot be drained to the outside of the home, you must use a WAGGS valve.

City of Lewisville Building Inspection Department
151 W. Church St.
Lewisville, TX 75057

Call 972.801.9798

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