Dishwasher

Detail ID
7.0201.2
Topic
Water Conservation
SubTopic
Water Preservation Devices
Desired Outcome

Reduce dishwashing energy use with a leak-free and safe dishwasher installation

SF Single Family Site-Built Housing
MH Manufactured Housing
MF Multifamily Housing

Specifications

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Verify electrical receptacle or direct connection circuit meets the requirements of NFPA 70 (Article 422)

Safe electrical connection

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Select an appliance that:

is ENERGY STAR® qualified, equivalent, or better

fits in the available space without blocking access to light switches, cabinets, etc.

includes a minimum 1-year warranty

Select safe, efficient, and reliable appliance

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

De-energize circuit and lock out power before work begins

Install equipment in accordance with NFPA 70 (Article 422.31), manufacturer specifications, and applicable code

Install plumbing supply lines with the shortest length possible

Safe and proper installation

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Permanently remove old appliance from job site and recycle or dispose of removed appliance and refrigerant in accordance with local and federal law (e.g., EPA Section 608 of Clean Air Act of 1990)

Permanently decommission old appliance

Old appliance is permanently removed from service, protect the environment, and comply with regulation

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Provide occupants/owners with user's manual, warranty information, installation instructions, and installer contact information

Manufacturer supplied information available to occupant

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Water Preservation Devices