# What is the smallest size egress window?

**minimum**opening area of the

**egress window**is 5.7 square feet. The

**minimum egress window**opening height is 24” high. The

**minimum egress window**opening is 20” wide. * Multiple

**windows**can be used to service a single area where one

**window**does not meet these percentages of total floor area.

Hereof, what is the minimum size for a bedroom window?

The **minimum window** requirements are: At least 24” high. At least 20” wide. **Minimum** 5.7 square foot opening (width x height)

Furthermore, do I need egress windows on second floor? There is no minimum distance that a **window** must be from the **floor**, even for **second**-story **windows**. To meet code, the open area of an **egress window** must have a minimum width of 20 inches and a minimum height of 24 inches, plus the opening must be a minimum of 5.7 square feet.

Just so, what size double hung window egress?

Minimum **size double**-**hung egress window**. **Double**-**hung windows**—with vertically sliding sashes that always fill more than one-half the opening area—have to be pretty big to meet **egress** requirements. The overall **size** of this “smallest” **double**-**hung egress window** is 14.85 sq.

What is the minimum size of an egress window in Ontario?

15 inches