Does Saniflo shower need P-trap?
– Is a p-trap required for Saniflo products? A p-trap is required on any fixtures draining into the pump. Even though macerating systems have built-in mechanical traps, most plumbing codes require a regular p-trap to be installed.
Does a macerating toilet need to be vented?
Unless you’re using a SaniCOMPACT, which doesn’t require venting, you’ll need to vent the macerator pump into your home’s vent system. This tends to be the biggest surprise with a Saniflo installation, but keep in mind that you can vent the toilet anywhere.
How to install a direct to stud shower base?
Carefully place the shower base into the alcove. Use a level to make sure it’s even on all sides, and add shims if necessary to level it out. Place a piece of cardboard in the shower base to protect the finish. Along the studs, mark the top edge of the base on all three sides. Now, dry fit the enclosure.
What are the installation instructions for a Schluter shower?
Schluter®-Systems’ written installation instructions shall have precedence over referenced industry standard guidelines and installation procedures insofar as referenced information may contain overlapping or conflicting requirements. Type, thickness, and format of the tile or stone surface covering must be suitable for the intended application.
Do you have to install sides of shower?
Install the sides of the shower stall (if applicable). Shower kits with multiple pieces will require this step, but it is one that really can be delayed until the project is nearly complete. If you don’t want to work on plumbing inside of a tiny shower stall, chose to leave this step for the end.
How long does it take to install shower surround?
A bathtub and shower combo is a great addition to your bathroom, and installing a direct-to-stud shower surround is a project that you can complete in under one day. Take careful measurements, dry fit your shower surround to ensure the right fit and then install the panels.