Vanity Drain Vent Stack - 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 03-15-2011, 10:04 PM   #1
Bip
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Vanity drain vent stack


I'm putting in a new double vanity and am going to tap into an existing vent stack which was used for the old single vanity. Is it possible to cut the vent stack and somehow run both of my P traps into it? My issue is how to connect the P traps to it since I won't be able to use normal slip PVC fittings and be able to attach the last fitting. I'm guessing there's a way to do this. Help please.

Advertisement

Bip is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 10:32 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Rosedale,Md
Posts: 168
Rewards Points: 150
Default

Vanity drain vent stack


Use on of these, they are made by Fernco:


Advertisement

braindead is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-2011, 10:39 PM   #3
Bip
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Vanity drain vent stack


Thanks. Looks pretty easy. Slip it on and tighten I assume.
Bip is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-17-2011, 12:32 PM   #4
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: WV
Posts: 3,016
Rewards Points: 2,212
Default

Vanity drain vent stack


Quote:
Originally Posted by Bip View Post
Thanks. Looks pretty easy. Slip it on and tighten I assume.
Yes. Very easy to do. The more or less standard sizes of Fernco couplings are sold at places like Home Depot and Lowe's. There is technically a torque spec for the hose clamp screws (and even a special little torque wrench) but I've never bothered with that. Just don't seriously overtighten.
md2lgyk is offline   Reply With Quote
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
Vent for a washing machine drain SmilingBob Plumbing 3 08-23-2009 09:51 PM
drawing of studor vent in branch not stack - causing flush issues? ejleonard Plumbing 3 06-30-2009 07:19 PM
Vent on sink drain? shumakerscott Plumbing 3 06-27-2009 11:32 AM
Sink Drain Pump Vent Handyman101 Plumbing 0 03-11-2009 12:43 PM
vent stack for kitchen sink Knucklez Plumbing 4 04-02-2008 07:49 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts