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Does a washing machine require GFCI protection?

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Question: Does a washing machine require GFCI protection?
Top Answer (50% of 32 votes): Always.

Answer: Never
Explanation: wahing machine does not require a gfci protection
Electrical Services Inc.
Answer: Never
Explanation: its not a nec code
ELITE ELECTRIC SERVICES
Answer: Never
Explanation: A dedicated circuit on a breaker of its own is the best way
D B Electric
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Answer: Always
Explanation: New code updates require any new installs to be protected by arc fault and or GFCI protection throughout home
Seabreeze Electric
Answer: Always
Explanation: National electrical code requires gfi protection for a washer.
Kristoff Electric
Answer: In some cases
Explanation: Some jurisdictions allow for dedicated receptacle to be used only for washer then not needed
Advanced Electrical and Energy
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Answer: Always
Explanation: Yes , and its safer if water splashes or a big leak the plug will trip in 5 hundredths of a second to keep you safe !
DiBiagio Electrical Construction llc
Answer: Never
Explanation: outlet is only used for washing machine nothing else,if being used for other use also that needs GFI protection
GREEN ELECTRIC
Answer: Always
Explanation: most major appliances dealing with water should have a GFCI to prevent shock
La Rose Home Repair
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