toilet in basement

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  1. tracer1981

    tracer1981 New Member

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    I would like to install a toilet in basement. But my septic lines are higher then my basement floor. What would i need, and how could i get this to toilet to flush up 6-8feet into the septic line?
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

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    Either an ejector pump in a pit under the floor, (the best way), or an above the floor pump and receiver.
  3. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

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    If you go with an ejector pump, you can use any toilet. Otherwise, something like the Saniflow toilet would work.
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