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Plumbing in a dishwasher or washing machine

Posted in 'How-to' Guides, Kitchens on August 9th, 2010 by Julian Cassell – 1 Comment

Dishwashers and washing machines are plumbed in using similar techniques. Some appliances only need a cold water feed so only one hose is required. As far as the waste hose is concerned, there are normally two options for where it can go – either into the trap (U-bend) below a sink, or directly into the waste pipe through an upstand section of pipe. Below is shown how to connect to a spigot adaptor on the trap. read more »