How do I Run Plumbing Lines in Basement?

Answer Finishing your basement will increase your living area without the need to move house or build an expensive addition. It will also likely increase your home's value. Plumbing your basement for fixt... Read More »

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Who is responsible for outside plumbing lines going into condos?

Read your governing documents to determine ownership. Look for the section 'Unit Boundaries' and look for common areas, limited common areas: plumbing should be covered together with electrical sys... Read More »

How would you install plumbing such as a sink or toilet in a basement where the drainage pipe exits high above the floor?

Answer my parnets did this and they had install a pressure pump system to get the water to go up to the sewer system. It worked will. Answer install a tank and a sewage ejector pump

Does the Ontario plumbing code allow a U loop in a vent line for a basement bathroom to get around a heating duct?

Answer No plumbing code allows a loop in a vent line. They must be pitched just like a drain line as there are many conditions where water can be in a vent line, such as rain through a roof vent a... Read More »

Can plumbing be added to a basement if rough-in is not added during initial construction and the water table sits only 1 foot below the slab?

Answer Look for a special toilet that mounts directly to the floor and the water drains into a box mounted on the floor behind the toilet, under the tank. This box contains a pump that runs off ele... Read More »