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Old March 2nd, 2013, 10:18 AM   #8
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if you're looking for a "legal" bedroom - that is legally listed as such for marketing purposes and safety it needs a closet as well as an egress window.

for safety it needs the egress window/door directly to the outside or the aforementioned wet fire suppression.

speaking of fire suppression systems. I was appraising a 12,000 sq ft very custom house with a 17 car basement level garage. they had a giant picture window at the basement level 'lobby' looking out into the garage. it was far cheaper for them to put in a commercial grade wet suppression system in the garage than it would have been to try to get that giant window fire rated.
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