Plumbing and electrical
installations are the two chief factors to keep in
mind of mechanical systems while constructing or
remodeling your bathrooms.
While you change the older pipes for the new
ones, better pick up cast iron instead of rigid plastic
pipelines. Life is better for the cast iron pipes than other
Do not forget to stuff a rag in any open
waste pipes to stop sewer gases. Hefty and big bathtubs may
need doubling the joists underneath them. Doubling is
especially needed when notching joists so drainpipes have
Check with your local construction
administrator to estimate the load the tub creates and the
necessary support required for it.
Before you really go for electrical fittings
of your bathrooms, understand clearly how the wiring should be
You will require running new lines from the
repair panel to the bathroom, or attaching into existing
circuits and it's ceaselessly easier, to do that right after
the framing is done.
Use a scrap of drywall or tile to set the
boxes out the thickness of the finished ceiling or wall.