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I'm lazy (re;ADA) #173103
01/02/08 07:10 PM
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Can someone tell me the outlet height restrictions for an ADA bathroom, or steer me to the info ? It's a resi basement remodel that I haven't seen yet. What I found is 15" receptacle min., switches at 48" max. (unobstructed). Sound right ?

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Re: I'm lazy (re;ADA) [Re: derater] #173108
01/02/08 09:06 PM
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Thats about it. Or any provisions needed by the customer.

Additional stuff can be found in the building codes, but it's based on a national standard.

Re: I'm lazy (re;ADA) [Re: leland] #173109
01/02/08 09:30 PM
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Here is the most current ADA requirements I do believe. ADAAG The is several height requirements depending on the applications


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Re: I'm lazy (re;ADA) [Re: sparkyinak] #173111
01/02/08 09:53 PM
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Great site Sparky.

Derator, remember in Private residences the ADA is not required. So adjust to personal needs and preferance.

My son is in a chair, so our house was built around him, ADA? no chance, byt very functional.

So get with the customer,grab your tape messure, and have at it.


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