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#89087 - 08/30/04 09:53 PM Smoke detector
rknikko Offline
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In the NEC 1999 & 2002, for a 3-family house, do we need one smoke detector in each dwelling bedroom? If YES, what about the NYC Building Code? Have they omit this out from the NEC Code?

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#89088 - 08/30/04 10:19 PM Re: Smoke detector
Bill Addiss Offline
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rknikko,

Smoke detector requirements are found in the Building Codes, not the NEC. I don't know what NYC requirements are.

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#89089 - 08/31/04 07:05 PM Re: Smoke detector
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NYC also references NFPA 72 for a lot of the same requirements as other areas of the country.

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#89090 - 09/01/04 06:22 AM Re: Smoke detector
Ryan_J Offline
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I didn't respond to this because I know nothing about NY codes, but as per the IBC it would be required in each bedroom and outside of each bedroom.
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