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Laying out this family room with the way the recess lights are and the finished product an attic access would be an eyesore. Would you guys put an attic access in this family room?

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This is from the 2010 CRC (California Residential Code) which is based on the 2010 IRC.

We're under a new code now but I don't think this part changed.
 

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Would it be possible to put an attic access in the second floor wall?
I am pretty sure that is possible. the ceiling of the family room is level with the ceiling in the main house. so with all the room for the pitch of the roof I am sure I could do that. Just was not sure if I necessarily need one or what. It would be important to access the attic later in case of roof leaks or things of this nature.
 

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i'd like to see a floor plan, but ask where does the home owner store his adult collection fine looking women.
 

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Ah yeah. Code here requires no inaccessible spaces. An outside attic access may be possible too, depending on wall cladding and gable end design.
 
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