Forums | Home Repair | Home Improvement | Painting | Interior Decorating | Remodeling | Landscaping


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-22-2010, 08:58 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 17
Share |
Default

2 Quick Questions - help


Ok,
I am well into the remodel of one of my bathrooms. The bathroom has a basic alcove tub (60X32) and I have it leveled, and on really good base...copper is done, now I am onto the drain,

Q: Is there some trick to getting the drain all lined up - I am going from a 1.5 inch ABS into the stack that is right in the corner, but trying to get all the pipes sized and dry fitted its a nightmare - I cannot imagine once I am ready to glue and make a mistake...I don;t want to have to re-do that Y in the 3 inch.

I am working in a pretty tight access behind the tub trying to get the P trap, overflow and tub drain to hook up...its a nightmare. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Second question: What purpose does the 1X3 rail around the underside of the tup ede serve? The manual clearly says that the weight of the tub is not supposed to rest on this rail...and I am finding it tough to get the rail in exactly the right spot...touching but not supporting weight..Comments anyone?

Thanks in advance for you replies - I have learned a ton from this site!

D in mtl
dmanmtl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2010, 12:11 PM   #2
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Canada
Posts: 2
Default

2 Quick Questions - help


I take it mtl means montreal?
Tim-C is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Couple of quick code questions re: placing receptacles tigereye Electrical 4 11-30-2009 03:42 PM
Quick cabinet painting questions jimithing78 Painting 2 08-20-2008 12:46 AM
2 quick questions about recepticles arichard21 Electrical 58 01-17-2008 04:51 PM
Two quick questions?? t-nutsaz HVAC 2 07-21-2006 01:16 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.