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

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-04-2010, 12:20 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 6
Share |
Default

venting soil stack


Hi, I am interested in putting a bathroom in my basement. I want a saniflush system, I had a plumber come out he said no problem, he was going to vent it into the sewer line. I called saniflush and they said it has to be vented to the roof. Can vent it to a 1st floor soil stake (can it share the same one). The bathroom in the basement would be about 30ft away from the bottom of the other toilet and sink where i could go up the wall and tie into the soil stack. Their would be 6 or 7 bends to get their.

Rich

I am looking for the vent part not the sweage line


Last edited by rb76; 08-04-2010 at 12:28 PM. Reason: venting
rb76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2010, 12:30 PM   #2
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 6
Default

venting soil stack


how to run the vent, can't get one to roof, can i tie into bathroom up stairs.

I am in the process of finishing my basement and decided to use a Saniflo Saniplus macerating pump unit for lifting wastewater from a sink, toilet, and shower into the existing 4 " drain line (the 4" drain exits the basement approximately 4' from the basement floor). The force main is the easy part, since the drain line runs directly above the new pump unit, but there is no convenient vent stack available to tie a vent line into. Are there venting alternatives (Saniflo says that cheater vents won't work since the unit needs two-way air flow)?

3 threads on same install merged
Moderator

rb76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Question about venting nag Plumbing 0 06-07-2010 03:20 PM
Replace outdoor cast soil stack with PVC/ABS crazychef55 Plumbing 1 01-15-2010 07:12 PM
Help with soil stack leak tmbrink Plumbing 10 03-08-2009 10:44 PM
Soil stack "cover"? DIYGmaLynn Plumbing 3 09-04-2006 12:23 AM
DWV Stack Question dcgray2 Plumbing 9 07-14-2006 12:56 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.