There are many people out there trying to install the dishwasher in their kitchen by their own. Even for the highly experienced plumber to install the dishwasher is the crucial job to do.
Here is step by step guide to install the dishwasher in your kitchen by your own. Before you begin to read all the instruction before you start installing the dishwasher. Instructions will help you to anticipate water, drain and electrical connection and help you to select the best location for the dishwasher. Some people really do not pay attention the guide and ended up with biting their lips and having the hard time to install the dishwasher or improper installation will occur.
Cabinet Location And Space
An essential parameter is to measure the cabinet size and space dishwasher need in terms of installing the dishwasher. If your measuring is incorrect, you will be compromising with drain, water, and electrical connection and sometimes facing the damage to the plastic tube. Make sure you remove any carpet for the free and flat surface, and better you keep all the dimensions in your mind.
Check For The Material And Fittings
After proving right space for the dishwasher make sure you have all the supplements required such as drainage pipes, water supply pipes, all the electrical connections and many other. Make sure you have right tools to tackle every situation occur with different components while installing the dishwasher. Call KnowHow contact number as they can guide you throughout the process of dishwasher installation.
Finishing The Drain Connection
Before you finish the drain hose connection make sure you attached drain hose pipe to drain pump correctly and be sure you don’t make contact with electric wiring. Secure drain hose to sink drain, disposer or separate trap with a clamp. Make sure you do not connect the hoses to horizontal pipes between sink drain and disposer.
Caution: drain hoses and other plumbing material never come into contact with electrical components or wiring and if so you will be ending up with personal injury.
Finish The Water Line Connection
It will be an auspicious idea to use dual outlet valve to your water supply line so the one can connect to the dishwasher’s hot inlet valve and another one can be connected to the to the sink to provide water. To prevent the clogging of filter screen make sure you flush the water line before making any connection to water inlet valve. Finally, a step will be to turn on the water supply and check if there is any leakage or not.
Finishing The Electronic Connection
The final important step will be to cut off the main electric connection line before you fix the electric components. Draw the wires through the opening of the cabinet and make the correct connections of provided wires with the machine. Make sure you did not have made any inappropriate connection of electrically wired and drain hoses or water hoses.
Before start the water supply and turn on the electric connection makes sure all the connections made are perfect and chances of leakage should be minimum. After placing dishwasher at the right place and correctly you can turn on the water and electric supply. After all the hard word your dishwasher will be ready to use.