Basement Fire Codes

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Posted by: from Ottawa
4/2/2024 at 1:06:36 PM

Can I use fire rated paint instead of drywall to make my basement unit a separate dwelling in Ontario?

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Date/Time4/2/2024 at 3:04:01 PM

Definitely no!!

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Naj in Ottawa
Date/Time4/2/2024 at 3:35:52 PM

Thanks for your reply

What would be a most cost effective way to fire proof 1986 built house (basement)

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Date/Time4/2/2024 at 10:34:33 PM

No, absolutely not. You must install fire rated drywall. That is cielings, walls etc.

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Naj in Ottawa
Date/Time4/2/2024 at 10:49:08 PM

Thank you for your reply much appreciated

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