Installing Bathroom Sink Drain Pipe
This video shows a new bathroom sink plumbing install from when the tailpiece stopper supply lines and faucet has been installed to the finishing of p trap connections.
Installing bathroom sink drain pipe. This video shows how to assemble drain pipes under a sink. Next find the washer that will fit onto the drain under the sink. If the bathroom sink drain plug won t stay up or move up and down it s possible that the pivot rod in the bathroom sink drain is broken or has rusted away. Some sinks come with gaskets that go between sink and tailpiece.
First decide whether you ll be installing your new drain in your bathroom or the kitchen the process is nearly identical but the parts you ll need differ slightly. If it is you ll see a 2 inch. Anyone can do this if they have the. Drop the tailpiece through the sink and screw on the tailpiece nut from underneath.
Remove your existing drain by loosening the slip nuts holding it place and lifting it out from the top side of the sink. You simply slip a nut onto the waste drain and press it against the other pipe then hand tighten the nut. A bathroom sink pop up stopper is a very convenient feature and while the installation is usually easy occasionally the process is complicated due to variations in the fixture or fittings. If the bathroom sink drain pivot rod is.
Next in this install bathroom sink plumbing project the drain pipe will be pointing directly toward the new p trap. Once you ve gotten this far assembly is as easy as applying plumber s putty to the area around the drain hole or flange slipping the new drain into place and putting the plumbing back. Start by connecting the 2 black pipes. You ll note one of them is much too loose but the other one fits just right.
If you are looking for an easy step by step instructional on how to plumb a drain then this is it. If it doesn t use non hardening plumbers putty or silicone to create the seal. By chris deziel updated december 06 2018 by the time you install a vanity cabinet and drop the sink into it the rough in plumbing for the drain should be done. Install the tailpiece and drain kit.
If you need to install a new pop up drain for any reason these instructions will simplify the process.