How hard to convert floor to rear drain?

Discussion in 'Toilet Forum discussions' started by davidq, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. davidq

    davidq New Member

    Sep 20, 2009
    Austin, TX
    We are at the framing stage on our new house. The guest bathroom is 5 feet wide, and I'd like to maximize space in front of the toilet. We have an in-slab 10 inch rough-in. I'm thinking we might want to convert this to a wall hung toilet, if we could do it without too extravagant a cost. The wall is 2x6. Thoughts?
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

    Aug 17, 2004
    Bothell, Washington
    I would expect the change to the rough-in to be about $1500 to $2000
    A Wall hung toilet with bracket will run about $750 to $1200
    Installing the wall hung toilet will run about $250 to $400

    You can buy the best 10" rough toilet for about $500
    Much better then the wall hung will be.

    Or an adequate 10" toilet for $250 to $300
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  4. davidq

    davidq New Member

    Sep 20, 2009
    Austin, TX
    Thanks much for thorough, helpful response

    I appreciate you and your contributors for all the (somewhat overwhelming, I must confess) guidance and information on this site. I will follow up in a separate thread to avoid mixing subjects.

    Thank you.
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