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Old 05-13-2008, 10:10 AM   #1
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I understand Romex (NM) can be used inside wall cavities, etc. and can be exposed in the crawl attic area. My electrical box is inside the garage which also has a partial dummy ceiling which is used for small storage. Can I run the Romex from the attic into the garage ceiling and down the stud of the un-drywalled wall to the breaker box (behind the water heater which is next to the box)? Can the Romex be visible in the garage?

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Since your on the west cost --- who know's! Ok just kidding...in our area it's acceptable, if in doubt call you local building inspectors and inquire with them...all you gotta do is ask.

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