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I live in California. I am looking to remodel my bathroom…

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I live in California...

I live in California. I am looking to remodel my bathroom (where I have 4 windows)...it is a large bathroom. My contractor is saying I need to install a bathroom fan for ventiliation, per California code. This seems odd to me.

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, are you working with a contractor?

Yes.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

No, most likely they will do it.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: HVAC
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An exhaust fan is now a code requirement in all full bathrooms. Only half baths (no tub or shower) can do without a fan.

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