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post #63 of Old 02-16-2008
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Originally Posted by Freesail99 View Post
Is that code ? I always thought if your behind drywall, your in a junction box. That is what I've always done.
By code, all electrical connections have to be accessible when the house is finished, and in a UL approved junction box. You can't just cover the box behind drywall, there has to be a removable cover plate. You also can't decide to add a cabinet in front of an outlet without cutting out the back for access to the outlet and the connections.

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