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From solving a tap to fitting a drain line in a basement flooring, The Black & Decker whole consultant to Plumbing sixth variation has the reply to any domestic plumbing challenge you're more likely to have. choked with transparent colour images and easy-to-understand descriptions, the fundamentals of domestic plumbing structures are sincerely defined, and the entire most well liked plumbing initiatives are proven with attractive step by step photos.
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A paneled shower surround is inexpensive and easy to install. Designed for alcove installations, they often are sold with matching shower pans (called receptors). A shower surround requires a minimum of 80 inches of clear ceiling height and 24 inches of clear opening area in front of the shower. indd 62 (Text) 29/5/15 12:01 pm 29/5/15 11:52 am (Fogra 39)Job:05-61226 Title:MBI - The CG to Plumbing 6th edition Dtp:225 Page:62 A m a tion e:62 How to Install a Shower Enclosure Mark out the location of the shower, including any new walls, on the floor and walls.
Condensation drain If venting out a wall is not feasible, you may need to run the pipes up and out the roof. In this case, all horizontal runs should be sloped upward, so condensed water runs back into the water heater. In the attic, join the two pipes together with a wye fitting. Run the pipe out the roof, slip on adjustable roof flashing, cut the pipe to the approved height above the roof, and add an approved cap to the top of the pipe. indd 51 (Text) 51 29/5/15 11:56 am 29/5/15 11:17 am (Fogra 39)Job:05-61226 Title:MBI - The CG to Plumbing 6th edition Dtp:225 Page:51 Turn on the valves to run cold water briefly through the unit, to be sure water flows freely.
Disposer 10 NOTE: Some codes require that you install an air gap fitting for this purpose. Check with your local plumbing inspector. TUBE CHOICES Codes still allow flexible copper supply tubes like the one shown in the next step, but a flexible dishwasher supply tube, such as reinforced, braided stainless steel, is a better choice in just about any situation. Copper tubes may crimp and either burst or restrict water flow when you move the dishwasher. 11 Brass bushing Compression nut Supply tube 12 L-fitting Adjust the L-fitting on the dishwasher’s water inlet valve until it points directly toward the water supply tubing.