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HOw do I know if the plumbing in my condo building can

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HOw do I know if the plumbing in my condo building can handle garbage disposals? It's a building that received all new plumbing in 2002.

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

I am a board member and one of our owners just asked this question and I don't know how to answer it.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

No - it would definitely need to be installed by a licensed plumber but they want to know if it is o.k. before they go out and buy one.

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Not that I can think of. I am not really sure what I need to know.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Plumbing
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All code compliant plumbing (from 2002) can handle a disposal as long as you are on city sewer not septic.

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