relocating bathroom sink drain question
Posted by harvey on March 22, 2004 at 11:02:07:
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I am relocating my bathroom sink to the opposite wall that it is presently on....
On the new wall there is an existing galvanized 1 and a 1/2 inch drain line running vertially down the wall which is the drain for the tub in the bathroom above this one. Would it make more sense to replace this exisiting tub drain w/ a larger diameter pvc and tie in the new sink drain to this existing line instead of completely moving the drain from the opposite wall to the new sink wall then having 2 drains on this wall instead of 1 drain that drains my new sink and upstairs bathtub??

Being that it will be draining tub and new sink is the reason I say increase the size of the 1 and a half galvanized pipe.

IS this a bad idea for code reasons and for any other reasons I may not be aware of???

Your help is greatly appreciated,

thanks,
harvey




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