Caring for Our Childen (CFOC)

Chapter 5: Facilities, Supplies, Equipment, and Environmental Health

5.1 Overall Requirements

5.1.3 Openings

5.1.3.1: Weather-Tightness and Water-Tightness of Openings


Each window, exterior door, and basement or cellar hatchway should be weather-tight and water-tight when closed.
RATIONALE
Children’s environments must be protected from exposure to moisture, dust, and temperature extremes.
TYPE OF FACILITY
Center, Large Family Child Care Home, Small Family Child Care Home