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Topic by uMinded posted 11-25-2015 01:56 PM 19276 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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uMinded

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11-25-2015 01:56 PM

Topic tags/keywords: sink pex water lines bathroom layout

We had to frame our downstairs bathroom about 8” less due to furnace clearances and are now faced with a quite cramped bathroom layout.

(From left to right) Tub, Toilet, Sink with the door opening in front of the sink.

Original plan was to have a standard 20-24” vanity and that would allow anyone on the john to be squeezed between the shower curtain and the vanity as well as any small bathroom can accommodate. By loosing 8” a standard vanity is totally out of the picture and we were spitballing a pedistal sink to give the illusion of more room.

My PEX lines run along the back wall protruding from the right and are exposed. How would you install a pedestal sink and hide the water lines in a non-obvious way?



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Dan Lyke

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12-02-2015 03:57 AM

So you’ve got to cover your PEX lines, because PEX is super photo-reactive. Barring anything else, I’d just build a cove to cover it… Maybe some pictures would help?

-- Dan Lyke, Petaluma California, http://www.flutterby.net/

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01-19-2018 03:24 PM

Interesting to see the result

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04-19-2018 01:04 AM

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