B2.1 Laundry design

Survey Data


B 2.1.1 No. of laundries% of housesNo. houses surveyed
Houses with 1 laundry98%5936
Houses with 2 laundries1%5936
B 2.1.2 Laundry and waste water% of housesNo. houses surveyed
Laundry tub present98%5855
Laundry tub secure92%5756
Laundry tub hot water tap functional76%5851
Laundry tub cold water tap functional78%5851
Functional laundry tub water outlet90%5851
Laundry tub plug47%5756
Laundry floor waste outlet functioning64%5855
Laundry floor graded to waste point65%5855
Laundry shelf at least 1500mm above floor62%5855
B 2.1.3 Laundry power points for washing machine% of housesNo. houses surveyed
No power point near washing machine1%5855
Functional washing machine power point86%5855
Functional weather protected power point52%5801
Washing machine power point safely located91%5801
B 2.1.4 washing machines% of housesNo. houses surveyed
Houses that had an adequate space for a washing machine- at least 700mm wide (note: this question was changed to 900mm wide)96%5855
Houses with a working washing machine85%5855
Separate taps for washing machine only92%5854
Functional hot water washing machine tap74%5855
Functional cold water washing machine tap82%5852
Functional washing machine drainage87%5852
Independent washing machine drainage (i.e.. Not through the main laundry tub)84%5855