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Remodel & Renovate in Kenwood : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Jul 24, 2008
Daniel Cullen answered:
The second exit is typically a set of spiral stairs or a series of stiles that run across the adjacent unit's rooftops to a common interior or exterior stair system. The higher end condos nowadays have two separate interior common stairways each of which gives full access from the roof to the ground floor. The intent of the code is to prevent an occupant from being stranded on the roof of a building on fire and having no way down other than a rapid, gravity assisted, uncontrolled descent. ... more
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