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Old 06-25-00, 08:16 PM
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how far off the floor should light switches be place
 
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Old 06-26-00, 06:47 AM
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If you are adding a new switch, measure the other switches in your house and make it the same. Otherwise, 48" to the top of the box is usually good.
 
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Old 06-26-00, 07:54 PM
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hello blh,
nothing in the nec mandates the hight of switches in a residance, normaly my switch boxes r placed at 48" to top. be sure u check your local building code as some citys have a min and max highth requirement.
 
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