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Basement outlets

What is the nec minimum distance off the floor for electrical outlets in a basement? I live in sarpy county, nebraska.

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Re: Basement outlets

Your local building auythority would have the definative answer .

Around here our inspectors like to see the receptacles placed no closer than 12-16 inches from the floor in basements .... they can always be higher.

Hope that helps.:)

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