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waste pipe help

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hi i need to plumb a new waste from a washing machine into my soil stack ,it will enter just below a toilet .do i need a certain type of u bend/trap ,do i need to change the toilet, upstairs i need to do exactly the same with a new shower and the same questions apply.i live in london
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On this side of the pond every fixture needs a P-trap, but you need to check with your local codes book to be sure. It should be the same. FYI--I have never had good luck locating a laundry too close to a closet bend because the toilet will gurgle when the laundry runs. Further, make sure you contact a professional to insure proper venting of your new fixtures.
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