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Basement floor drain

I am putting a apd and indoor/outdoor carpet on my basement floor. There is one drain tile, which I do not know where it leads to. I put water down it and it flowed somewhere. Should I do something with this drain before laying the carpet? Thanks:o

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There are caps available for floor drains. You need to go to a plumbing supply place. Measure the size of the drain and measure the distance between teh screws. Then you can find a cap that will fit.

Re: Basement floor drain

I would install a ball valve. it lets water out but closes to prvent water from comming in.

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Re: Basement floor drain

Thanks tb and JL

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