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christoff 05-20-2010 04:00 PM

basement plumbing critique
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hello, im in toronto canada and was wondering if my plumbing layout is correct? the toilet is 10 feet from the drain. thanks
this is a bungalow.

O'Leaky 05-20-2010 07:30 PM

Might be worthwhile to see if a wet vent system can be used. As best I can tell from your drawing, things seem ok. The most important part is, if you are required to pull permits.

canadaclub 05-22-2010 09:25 AM

Maybe its just me but seems a little overkill. You should be able to run a 2" pipe from the stack and elbow it towards the 3" drain, then use 'Y' connectors to attach drainage for the shower and sink. (instead of running 3 vent stacks)

Also, you may want to check to see how far away the toilet drain is from a 3" stack. If its a bungalow you probably are pretty close to one.

christoff 05-23-2010 07:13 AM

thanks for the info, i have since revamped my drawings only to find that i can't go any further than 10 feet from the drain and i have about 11, so back to the drawing board :(

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