Flange Top At 1/8th Inch Above ...

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by librazone, May 20, 2006.

  1. librazone

    librazone New Member

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    finished floor level.Is this going to be okay.Will the wax ring bowl be snug enough.
    thanks
     
  2. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

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    IF you mean the top of it is 1/8" above the floor, this is fine. If the bottom of it is above the floor, maybe not. The flange is designed to sit on TOP of the finished floor and be securely fastened to it.
     
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  4. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    Probably, but what determines it is the depth of the recess on the bottom of the toilet, not not the flange height above the floor.
     
  5. librazone

    librazone New Member

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    Okay thanks for the replies.I put the bowl on and everything seems to be working fine.
     
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