Basement drainage

Reply

  #1  
Old 10-13-18, 08:01 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2018
Posts: 2
Basement drainage

I moved into a brand new home late 2017. The unfinished basement has drainage rough ins. 3 13 inch from the framing for a WC. 1 1/2 for the sink and a 2 up against the stud and about 15 centre from the alcove. The permitted drawings show future bath, WC and sink.

my question is will the 2 rough in for the bath have a trap under the slab. If I have to install a trap it will be major work.

apreciate all feedback.

rgds, ct
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 10-13-18, 10:06 PM
steve_gro's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: San Francisco
Posts: 1,004
If there's a cap on it, take it off and look to see if there's standing water. If not, pour some in and see if it stays there.
 
  #3  
Old 10-14-18, 05:15 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2018
Posts: 2
Yes, took the cap off and standing water. But the cap is also on at the other end where the 3 goes to the sump so I need to take that off and see if the water in the 2 drains out.
 
  #4  
Old 10-16-18, 10:13 AM
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 4,217
If the drawings show WC and sink, the 2" pipe is likely a vent. Also, if it's against the wall (which I think you said), it's probably a vent.

If it was for a shower, it would most likely be 16-18" out from the wall.
 
Reply

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 On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes