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Old 07-31-2010, 07:39 AM   #1
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THE building dept. in N.J. is not opened today. THE question is i have a twin casemant window 54 1/4 x43 1/2 that does not meet e gress now by code (i dont think thier is one for replacemant windows) can i install two d/h windows instead ?

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Notice the height/width ratio in the chart: http://illowaicc.org/uploadedFiles/I...20Openings.pdf

If a basement window on grade, slightly smaller area required: http://www.aacounty.org/IP/Resources...ementGuide.pdf

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JUST WHAT I NEEDED ALMOST BOUGHT THE DOUBEL HUNGS ty ty ty
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