GFI or GFCI outlets protect from electrocution. Per the NCIDQ building codes: 7.2 ALL electrical receptacles located within 36” [900 mm] of a water source MUST be GFI DO NOT do this:
NCIDQ Exam Glossary Terms - G
Important NCIDQ Glossary Terms to know for the IDFX, IDPX, and Practicum Exams.
Greenwashing is when a company uses false or misleading language, marketing, statistics etc. to make it seem as though they are engaging in eco-friendly practices.
The gross area includes exterior wall thickness, and all vertical penetrations (mechanical/electrical, plumbing, elevator shafts, stairwells, etc.), as well as basements and attached garages. This excludes detached parking and loading docks or any structure outside the building line. See ANSI/BOMA standard* Z65.1 for the detailed calculation method by building type. Gross area is measured to the outside finished […]