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Old 07-29-2008, 04:06 PM   #16
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I think it will work fine. Just remember, you don't need a trap on the laundry sink, the washer standpipe should already be trapped under the floor. If not, you would have smelled sewer gas by now.

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I think it will work fine. Just remember, you don't need a trap on the laundry sink, the washer standpipe should already be trapped under the floor. If not, you would have smelled sewer gas by now.
Ok, great. Yeah, I can see water at the bottom of the washer standpipe so I'm assuming it has a trap already.

By adding an additional trap to the sink, would it potentially be a violation? Is there such think as double trapping?
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It's against code for anything to be double trapped and it serves no purpose to do so. There purpose of a trap is to prevent sewer gas from escaping the system and you already have one. Adding another one just creates more joints to leak and wastes money. Just use a trap adapter and tailpiece to connect to an 1 1/2" drain pipe.

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