Kitchen Design Standards Kitchen and Bath Design Standards - Page 36

31: Lighting Recommended: In addition to general lighting required by code, every work surface should be well illuminated by appropriate task lighting. Code Requirement: At least one wall-switch controlled light must be provided. Switch must be placed at the entrance. (IRC E 3803.2) Window/skylight area, equal to at least 8% of the total square footage of the kitchen, or a total living space which includes a kitchen, is required. (IRC R 303.1, IRC R 303.2) Access Standard Recommended: Lighting should be from multiple sources and adjustable 36