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NeilJL

04:31PM | 01/31/03
Member Since: 01/30/03
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Hi, folks. I've bought an old country house with jerry-built plumbing, including a vent stack that is in the crawlspace/basement of the house instead of extending up through the roof. Any ideas? Is extending it up through the upper floors and through the roof the only answer? Can I add pipes/elbows to send it out through an exterior wall and then up past roof level? Any input would be appreciated. Thanks, Neil

jrallenplumb

01:14PM | 02/01/03
Member Since: 01/31/03
29 lifetime posts
Actually most states will allow you to use whats called a "pro vent" on the underside of a cabinet, or outside of the house. This vent prevents you from having to go thru floors or ceilings, ask at your local plumbing supply house for a pro vent and they will be happy to help you.
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