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    Quote Originally Posted by construct View Post
    The ICC codes (adopted as is) only require one if there is a tub or shower.
    The IRC requires one to be vented outdoors. For "toilet rooms"
    Last edited by mortimer; 03-19-19 at 08:44 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mortimer View Post
    The IRC requires one to be vented outdoors. For "toilet rooms"
    That's my bad. I was confusing the requirement with not being required if there is an openable window

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    Does 1/2 bath only require 1/2 a fan?
    I live for today, I'm just a day behind.

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    Quote Originally Posted by infinity View Post
    What contaminant sources are there in a bathroom? Are the normal things that a bath fan would vent actually contaminants?
    Depends on what you ate. Haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by kwired View Post
    Does 1/2 bath only require 1/2 a fan?
    No, just 1/2 speed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tkb View Post
    No, just 1/2 speed.
    So half-fast then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mortimer View Post
    The IRC requires one to be vented outdoors. For "toilet rooms"
    Quote Originally Posted by construct View Post
    That's my bad. I was confusing the requirement with not being required if there is an openable window
    3 sg ft window half of witch opens or artificial light source and local
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