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Old 1/25/13, 8:52 PM
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Is there a specific number of recepticles required on kitchen countertop?
I was told that one is nedded every 2 feet.
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2 - 20 amp circuits. GFI. For countertop usually required for todays standards. Max distance 4 ft apart from each outlet , placed within 2 ft of counter top edges or breaks due to frig or oven or sink. Plus. Any countertop 12"+. Need outlet
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According to our electrician, for your counter outlets, you need 2 separate 20 amp GFCI circuits since it is near the sink. But I still suggest that you contract a trained professional installer for yourKitchen Countertops.
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