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Residential Code requirement for appliance clearance in attic

The residential code lists clearance requirements for appliances in several areas of the mechanical code section.  The fist reference to clearances can be found in section M1305.1 which covers general access guidelines for all appliances. The specific requirements for appliances … Continue reading

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Residential Code requirement for toilet clearance

The residential building code (R307.1) (P2705.1) provides clearance requirements for bathroom fixtures in relationship to the surrounding area.  The minimum distance from the center line of a toilet to any wall, cabinet, etc. is 15” while the minimum distance in … Continue reading

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