An open, unobstructed space connects an entry level lobby with a balcony on the level above in a fully sprinklered residential building while separated from the remainder of the building with a smoke barrier. If the space only has low hazard contents and meets egress requirements, what type of space does it qualify as?
b. Communicating Space
c. Convenience Opening
d. Two-Story Opening with Partial Enclosure
Solution | Posted 08/26/20
b. Communicating Space, as identified in NFPA 101-2018 Section 8.6.6.
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