Per the ICC code check book…It says that the
access opening must be 18in tall by 24 in. width for entrance.
What about the distance from the ground to the floor joist?
Some of you know about my issue with a customer complaint.
A plumbing leak a customer says I missed. I went back and
re-inspected. I measured the access opening it was smaller
the 18 by 24. Also their was only 12 inches from the ground’
to floor joist. What is the safe distance for going across a
I did not go across the crawl space because it was only
12 inches high.