How to Vent a Shower Drain
Shower drains--also known as shower sewer lines--are made of either black ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) plastic or white PVC. Showers, toilets, washing machines and sinks all must be vented to allow sewer gases a means of escape. This is done by...
Because a standard sink drain exits through the wall behind the sink, it sits higher
than the tub, shower and commode drains, making it an optimal spot for a vent.
Behind the wall (where you can't see), a vent line and drainpipe lead to a ... Drain
pipes take the wastewater to the soil stack; through the stack, sewer gases are
carried up to the roof through vent lines. ... How to Install a New Shower Head ...
Jul 2, 2012 ... learn what to vent and when. ... How would you wet vent a bathroom group using
just your lav to wet vent toilet shower and tub could you ... code for vent to trap
distance , international plumbing code , sink 1.5" drain 6 feet from ...
Aug 17, 2012 ... You must have a vent above the vertical run for these drains. ... Venting (page 4)
which shows a shower connected downstream of the water ...
Jan 4, 2013 ... This time the wet vent connects to the vertical leg of the toilet drain ... and vent
section of pipe) can remain 1.5″ if both the sink and shower ...
Figure A: Shower Base/Drain Details. Make a sketch of the project that includes
the waste, vent and water supply. Drawing the details will help avoid potential ...
Drain and vent lines must be positioned precisely, so you should install them
before ... Some inspectors prefer horizontal vent pipes to be sloped so
condensation .... Installing a Pedestal Sink · Hooking Up a Shower or Tub Faucet
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The problem that she now has is an odor coming from the shower drain . ... I don't
know anything about wet venting of which I have been reading about in your ...