Attic Component

Element of an attic

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List Options Option Definition Unit of Measure
Access point None
Attic level transition In split level homes, the attic level will often change. There will be a vertical frame wall that connects the two horizontal attic planes. Often, this wall’s framing cavity bays will be open where it passes the level of the lower attic plane. None
Chimney or flue chase None
Dropped soffit A drop soffit area is usually located above an architectural detail in the living space, often above cabinets in a kitchen or bathroom. None
Floor None
Kneewall transition None
Mechanical chase Mechanical chases are large openings in the attic plane that allow ducts, pipes or wire bunches to pass from the living space into the attic area. None
None None None
Not applicable Not applicable None
Other Other None
Plumbing wet wall A plumbing wet wall is a special type of top plate. This is the wall top plate where plumbing stack pipes penetrate the attic plane. None
Recessed light None
Top plate None
Unknown Unknown None
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