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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby utopia13 on Sun May 08, 2011 8:08 am

matt8667 wrote:that switch is pretty close to your shower

Yeah, I guess it is, but there isn't anywhere to move it :?
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby cs on Sun May 08, 2011 9:04 am

That issue is part of current code, which dictates (I believe) that the tub or shower has to be 6' away from switches and outlets located in the same room. This particular code is set up to keep someone from standing in a metal tub filled with water, and flicking the switch on with wet hands. You are smarter then THAT, so you should be fine.

My kids, however, are not... so we flipped the switch box so that the lights are now operated from the hall outside the bathroom door.

Your tile work looks great, BTW!

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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby utopia13 on Sun May 08, 2011 10:06 am

Yeah...I figured that I'd been showering with it like that for almost 4 years....I should be fine!

I like the tile too. It's going to look great when the far wall is done & I get my sink & med cabinet in. I can't wait!! :D
Oh...getting the toilet put back in will be a huge plus too! hahaha :lol:
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby Liz78 on Sun May 08, 2011 12:01 pm

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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby utopia13 on Sun May 08, 2011 12:57 pm

Liz! Is that your house??? :D
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby Liz78 on Mon May 09, 2011 10:25 am

yes, thats part of our new/old house lol...
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby utopia13 on Mon May 09, 2011 11:50 am

Interesting color combination you've got there!!! :mrgreen:
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby sooth on Sat Jul 23, 2011 2:11 pm

Regarding the switch, if you put it on a GCFI breaker, you should be fine. This would protect the circuit with the switch on it, and prevent any electrocution.
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby utopia13 on Sun Sep 25, 2011 5:36 pm

wletson wrote:
utopia13 wrote:Maybe one day I'll wake up & suddenly have a hex floor & subway tile in my bath!


Oh, Mo, what's it like living in your head with Peter Pan & the Easter Bunny? :lol:


Um....what was that? :P
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I couldn't resist! :mrgreen:
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Re: Bathroom Pics...

Postby cs on Fri Nov 11, 2011 10:36 am

The sink looks great, Utopia! BTW, someone on this thread has a sink just like it: viewtopic.php?f=5&t=28946 with some questions. Also, note that I found this sink online, selling for, like 9 times what you paid (link in the other thread)! Good job on the craigslist score!

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