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#154321 - 03/08/05 10:22 AM Bath Fan  
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Royal Oak, MI, USA
What is the current requirements on bath fan and Code Reference number?

I am under the assumption that Bath Fans are required even if you have a window, is this not correct?

Similar, what are the requirements for kitchen exhaust fans and Code Reference number?

I am wanting to add General electrical notes to drawings.

Thanks in advance


Doug Aleshire
Residential Building Designer

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#154322 - 03/09/05 09:21 PM Re: Bath Fan  
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The Florida Building Code (based on the IRC) 1203.4.2 says every toilet room shall have a 3 sq/foot window OR mechanical ventilation.


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#154323 - 03/10/05 10:22 AM Re: Bath Fan  
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IRC R303.3 and its exception require 1.5 sqaure feet of opening or an exhaust fan.


Ryan Jackson,
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#154324 - 03/10/05 07:10 PM Re: Bath Fan  
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Ryan,

Thank you for the info. I really appreciate it.

Doug


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#154325 - 03/10/05 07:37 PM Re: Bath Fan  
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Your very welcome.


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