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drain to septic/sewer

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Rough Plumbing Plumbing Utility Hookups


Plumbing estimating unit cost for installation of a drain from a building to the municipal sewer connection or local septic system.

Unit Size

Lineal foot.

Labor Costs

We figure a skilled worker can install about 20 feet of connection plumbing per hour.

This price only includes placement of the sewer pipe in an existing trench. It does not include any excavation or backfilling costs, nor the cost of securing deep trenches to OSHA standards or cutting into the municipal sewer line.

Material Costs

One foot of schedule 40 PVC pipe, plus approximately 1 connector for every 6 feet of line.

hard COnstruction Cost, Typical

$8.16 per lineal foot

Suggested Quantity

No suggested quantity. Enter the distance from the plumbing riser to the septic tank or sewer connection.

Source of Construction Pricing

Based on crew timing and/or job costing data from a few plumbing installations done by Turtle Creek Construction.

Places Included

Architect Starter File, Construction Starter File, Developer Starter File



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