Health department officials quickly identified bathroom floor drains
as the problem.
Before you buy a backwater valve, remove your floor drain
cover to see if there's already one in place.
"They stated that our interpretation of the code's applicability to floor drains
and mop sinks was beyond their intent when the code was rewritten and put in effect in March 2005," Mr.
But if you have a shower that's been abandoned since the kids moved out or a floor drain
that never gets used, the water in the trap can eventually evaporate.
"If you have been negligent in not complying with the exiting codes and ordinances, and you have a leak or a spill, and this product should find its way into a floor drain
or into the sewer system, now you are faced with fines up to $25,000 a day, plus all the costs of clean-up."
As many of us have discovered the hard way, a clog in the underfloor drain system often results in wastewater backing up onto the floor through the floor drain
. To prevent this backup, many floor drains
are fitted with an insertable backflow preventer that allows water down but not up.
The Building Depatment also needs to be notified that a compactor is going to be installed in a legal refuse room with sprinklers, a floor drain
, hose bib, a fire rating of three hours, and proper electrical and plumbing work.
C) and the trap of a floor drain
is hidden below the floor.
in the facility were sampled about every month to determine at what point the plant would become colonized with the bacteria.
This completely waterless formulation keeps dry areas dry, can be used in areas with or without floor drains
and greatly reduces effluent emissions.