10-32 Laundry tub in cellar

Question: 10-32Code Section: 7Date: 19 December 2010OBC 2006 Reference:

Question Submitted:

A plumber has been asked to install a laundry tub in the fruit cellar of a single family dwellling.
The inspector is stating that the laundry tub cannot be within the fruit cellar as it is not withing
the building envelope. Opinions please …….


Provided the fruit cellar has the required lighting, ventilation, and is not subject to freezing
temperatures, it is acceptable for plumbing to be installed in the fruit cellar. (see