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5.407.2.2.1 Exterior Door Protection
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Primary exterior entries shall be covered to prevent water intrusion by using nonabsorbent floor and wall finishes within at least 2 feet around and perpendicular to such openings plus at least one of the following:
- An installed awning at least 4 feet in depth.
- The door is protected by a roof overhang at least 4 feet in depth.
- The door is recessed at least 4 feet.
- Other methods which provide equivalent protection.