Indoorand Outdoor Outlets

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Old 06-04-11, 08:50 AM
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Indoorand Outdoor Outlets

Putting in a new 1/2 Bath whose wall goes to the exterior. On the outside wall, I have an outlet......

Since both will be GFI outlets, can I put the outdoor and indoor outlets on the same breaker?
 
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Old 06-04-11, 08:56 AM
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No....bath outlets can't be shared anymore...I don't think. If they can (depending on what year code you have in your area)...they can only be shared with another bath IIRC.
 
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Old 06-04-11, 09:00 AM
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No. Bathrooms can only share with other bathrooms and even then only if the lights of both bathroom are on a separate circuit.* Best to just run a dedicated 20 amp circuit.

*Based on NEC 2008. Your code cycle may be earlier.
 
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