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Bcoleman6 02-22-2008 09:39 PM

double sink gurgles!
 
I recently replaced my single sink vanity with a double sink vanity. The P trap is in the center and now when you run one sink you can heat gurgling noises from the other one. Never had a double sink before, is this normal?

Thanks,

Ben

End Grain 02-22-2008 11:29 PM

Yes, you're hearing the sound of water slapping over and back and then down the pipe above the P-trap because the sound reverberates from the idle drain.

redline 02-23-2008 12:38 PM

Is the sink vented?

Knucklez 02-23-2008 03:44 PM

if it is significant gurgling, then the next item to check is the vent. you should have a vent right near by going to outside world free of obstructions.

Bcoleman6 02-24-2008 09:49 PM

Yep the sink is vented. The gurgling isn't to bad more of an annoyance. I was just hoping there was an easy fix.


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