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Hi,

I see them every once in a while equipped with what are essentially ship's ladders. They're usually playrooms for children but I had an A-frame house the other day that had been built that way with a ship's ladder to the sleeping loft. Around here, the local code guys seem to approve them for such limited applications.

OT - OF!!!

M.

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Originally posted by Chris Bernhardt

Can ladders be legally used to access habitable space?

Chris, Oregon

I believe that the Oregon Building Codes Division issued an interpretation on this one and said no, there has to be a stairway.

Search around here http://www.cbs.state.or.us/external/bcd ... tions.html

- Jim Katen, Oregon

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