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Egress Window Well Tips

While homeowners are presented with the development of a damaged window well, they often times can debate between different choices for the egress windows. The first option would be to install a liner type device or a window well insert. The next decision would be to replace the basement  window well entirely . Homeowners can choose to … Continue reading Egress Window Well Tips

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Learning Emergency Escape Egress Window Requirements

Emergency Escape Egress Window You want your home to be a safe place and that means providing an approved emergency escape where required. It is important to understand the minimum requirements of emergency escape egress windows before designing any new home or remodeling project. Here are the minimum requirements per UBC 310.4 of the Uniform Building Code. At least one operable … Continue reading Learning Emergency Escape Egress Window Requirements