Double basin laundry sink -- how many traps?

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  1. DavidTu

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    We have a double-basin laundry sink and the drain is to the right of the whole thing. Do I need two traps or will one suffice--taking one sink basin to the next and then into the trap?
     
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    One is all you need
     
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    Either way, whichever is easier.
     
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