Re: Toilet Rough-In Clarification
Posted by TK on April 06, 19100 at 11:09:54:
In response to Re: Toilet Rough-In Clarification
I will do that and let you know how things turn out in a few days...

: Many toilets will work with less than twelve inches. The best thing for you, if it's
: already roughed in, is to assemble the toilet, set it against the wall and check the measurement.

: : Oohh boy. Looks like I might have a 1/2" problem (don't know why I didn't think about this before...).

: : Is there usually an allowance in this 12" standard or is 12" the absolute minimum?

: :
: : : They are referring to the measurement from the finished wall, whether that is drywall or tile.

: : : : Just to clarify...

: : : : When everyone talks about a 12" rough-in for a toilet drain, are we talking about 12" from the centre of the drain to the studs, or to the finished wall (i.e. drywall). I know it's only 1/2" or so, but that could make all the difference...

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