Moving plumbing


Postby diy247 » Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:06 pm

Hi

I wish to move sink and laundry appliances to the opposite wall to the drainage outlets. Is it acceptable to do this under a concrete floor (with a gradient for the pipes)? What happens if they fail?

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Postby stoneyboy » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:40 pm

diy247,
"Is it acceptable to do this under a concrete floor" YES but use a continuous length of pipe ie no joins.
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Postby diy247 » Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:54 pm

Thanks stoneyboy :)

Would it need to be encased?

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Postby stoneyboy » Tue Mar 22, 2011 9:24 pm

diy247,
Assuming it's a solid concrete floor surround the pipe with 75/100mm concrete on all sides.
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Postby diy247 » Wed Mar 23, 2011 4:42 pm

Thanks :)
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