Lately people have been asking us how to determine what size window they need to have to meet code. It’s always 5.7 square feet for lower level egress windows. Sometimes that means you need to have egress hardware for casement windows to meet that requirement so double check before your order your window. I think this sizing chart from the City of Bloomington, Minnesota is great and I wanted to share it with you. It really helps determine custom sizing for your egress window so that you can order something that meets the code requirement and your personal taste.
Check it out!