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Old 08-11-2011, 11:11 AM   #1
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Can I run a water line from my washer line to the outside for a hose hookup?

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Old 08-11-2011, 11:33 AM   #2
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Yes you may.

If the washing machine pipe is 1/2 inch or less and the water pipes closer to the water meter are fatter than 1/2 inch, it would be better to hook up the outside faucet to one of those using 5/8 inch pipe all the way, even if the length of new pipe is longer. This way the outside faucet has better pressure.

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