Electrical Panels in Bathrooms

By today’s standards, electrical panels are not permitted in bathrooms (nor closets). Observed from time to time are electrical panels located above toilets, usually in the basement of old homes. Other than move the panel (very costly) or remove the toilet (fairly inexpensive), not much can be done. I report to my clients that the condition is a Safety Hazard.

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About Bruce Low

Inspector of homes, condominiums, cottages, multiplex residential structures and light commercial buildings for buyers and sellers. Maintenance, preservation, and safety inspections for home and building owners. Rental Weatherization (DILHR), caretaker, and construction progress draw inspections. Radon testing. Licensed, bonded and insured.