We Correct Plumbing Code Violations

5 most common plumbing code violations

Improper slope

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Drain pipes need gravity to properly empty of water towards the sewer. Improper pitch can allow for leaks and/or a slow draining of a sink or basin.

Not enough clean-outs

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The cleanout is the maintenance access port for a plumbing system. The number of cleanouts depends on the size of the system. 

Improperly placed clean-outs

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Cleanouts should be placed in such a way that they won’t be covered by casements, cabinets or machinery.

Improper Fittings

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Pipe direction changes must be made with fittings that will not cause an obstruction in flow.

Not enough space around the toilet

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There is a minimum distance required between the toilet and a finished wall.