Chandelier in closet, buliding code OK?

zzttDecember 14, 2011

I would like to have a chandeliers in closet but my contractor said that would not meet building code? Is that true? I am located in N.CA.

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sushipup1

Did you try the Building a Home forum? Very knowledgeable people there, since it's more a construction Q than an Electronics one.

Here is a link that might be useful: Build a Home forum

    Bookmark   December 14, 2011 at 10:14AM
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mike_kaiser_gw

You'd be better of asking in the Electric Wiring forum. There are very strict rules about the placement of lighting fixtures in a closet. Off hand, unless it's one heck of a big closet, a chandelier isn't going to work.

    Bookmark   December 14, 2011 at 10:41PM
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brickeyee

The first problem is the exposed bulbs.

They are not allowed in closets.

    Bookmark   December 21, 2011 at 10:18AM
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