Question: How high should drain be for kitchen sink?

The normal distance between a kitchen sink drain and the floor is 28 inches, because the standard kitchen sink is 8 inches deep.

What is the rough-in height for kitchen sink drains?

Rough-in plumbing is usually placed at a somewhat lower height, between 18 and 20 inches, to accommodate varying counter heights and sink depths and leave plenty of space for the P-trap and necessary connections.

How high do sink drains need to be?

The rough-in height for a sink drain is 20”-24” and depends on the counter, vanity, or trap. Bathroom sinks can have an 18” rough-in but should not exceed 24”. You can adjust sink drain height and depth during the installation process.

Does AP Trap have to be directly under the drain?

The P trap SHOULD be directly under the drain, but no more than a few inches off center of it, if conditions require it. NO trap, TWO traps, and/or a 9 foot offset are NOT allowed and if he suggests any of them get a different installer who is a REAL plumber.

Are all kitchen sink drains the same size?

All kitchen sinks have the same diameter drain, which is 3 1/2 inches and larger than a bathroom drain which is 1 1/2 inches. The same size as a standard shower drain is what it is.

How close does a vent need to be to a toilet?

6 feet According to the UPC, the distance between your trap and the vent should be no more than 6 feet. In other words, for the vent to work properly, it needs to feed into the drain line within 6 feet of the trapways that connect to it.

How far under a sink can the p-trap be installed?

24 inches According to the International Residential Code, the maximum vertical distance between the sink drain and the entrance to the p-trap is 24 inches.

What absorbs bad smells in room?

Some of the best odor eliminators are coffee grounds, tea, vinegar, oats, and baking soda. Leaving a bowl of any of these odor absorbers out in a room thats due for a little freshening up will help clear out the less-than-pleasant smells from the air.

What size pipe is sink waste?

40mm There are four basic sizes of plastic waste pipe for different plumbing uses. The hand basin waste pipe is 32mm. 40mm is for sink and bath waste pipe.

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