Sewer Tie IN - Plumbing - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Plumbing

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-14-2012, 09:41 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Sewer Tie IN


We built an addition and need to do the sewer tie in. Does anyone know the slope the pipe needs to be in the City of Houston?

Advertisement

jturner323 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2012, 10:08 AM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Canada
Posts: 219
Rewards Points: 150
Default

Sewer Tie IN


Quote:
Originally Posted by jturner323 View Post
We built an addition and need to do the sewer tie in. Does anyone know the slope the pipe needs to be in the City of Houston?
What size is the pipe. Say 4" for example, then 2%. I am not quoting city of Houston standards but just typically methodology.

Advertisement

psilva8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2012, 11:50 AM   #3
Civil Engineer
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Boston
Posts: 4,297
Rewards Points: 2,172
Default

Sewer Tie IN


I am certain the building inspector or plumbing inspector knows the required slope, perhaps you could call them.
Daniel Holzman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2012, 12:09 PM   #4
retired elect/hvac/plumb
 
plummen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: south east of omaha/The island of misfit contractors
Posts: 2,916
Rewards Points: 2,010
Default

Sewer Tie IN


Where are you tying in,what kind/size of pipe? :
__________________
"facts" have no relevance to this discusion
Posting from a concrete bunker under a non descript barn
plummen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2012, 10:05 PM   #5
Master Plumber
 
Javiles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Miami Florida
Posts: 1,462
Rewards Points: 712
Default

Sewer Tie IN


3” 4” 1/8” th per foot 2 inch Ό “ per foot that’s under the IPC,
__________________


Experience is Knowing what to do next, Skill is knowing how to do it

http://www.americandrain.net
Javiles is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Javiles For This Useful Post:
ben's plumbing (02-15-2012)
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Back pitch sewer pipes and sewer smell..? HeatherJ Plumbing 15 04-23-2011 12:13 PM
How to avoid sewer problems or gain the upper hand in a home purchase LateralConcepts How To Guides 0 02-01-2011 12:10 PM
Sewer Drain Issues allenzachary Plumbing 20 03-03-2009 08:09 PM
Sewer gas smell in basement from sump pump mirage212 Plumbing 15 10-23-2008 07:09 PM
Sewer pipe under concrete driveway marejw Plumbing 7 12-22-2007 05:19 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts