sink's u-trap installed horizontally and not vertically
Photo: Frank Friedel
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Usually sink traps hang down in a ‘U' so water collects at the bottom and keeps air from coming back from the sewer. But this new "sideways" trap installation allows for much more storage under the sink, as long as you don't mind a little sewer-gas smell!

Frank Friedel
Affordable Inspection Service
Cleveland, Ohio
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