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Old 09-14-2008, 06:27 PM   #1
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Is there a rule-of-thumb for bathroom sharing one supply line? Should the toilet be at the begging or end of the supply? I think, if it were at the beginning, it would suck the cold water from the shower... like we see on TV.

I am considering; Shower, Toilet then sink.

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Old 09-15-2008, 08:31 AM   #2
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New or existing, pex or copper?

Does your shower have an anti-scald mixer on it? If it doesn't it should, that will take care of getting a steam shower when flushing. The rest should not make a difference...worse case would be that you might have a slight pressure/volume drop IF all 3 are running at the same time. You could always feed the bath room group with 1/2 to the shower, then step down to 3/8" to the rest...but don't really think that's necessary.

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It's new.
I am going Pex off a manifold. 1/2" line to all fixtures. Thanks for the response.
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