The original master bath in our client's house had only 36 square feet of floor area, barely enough room to turn around in. Though we sketched out some preliminary designs that would provide more space, we had to shelve them when we discovered our proposed addition would straddle a 10-foot-wide utility easement that included a major sewer line for a nearby housing development. Staying within the existing footprint and expanding into an adjacent guest bedroom wasn't an option, so instead we overlaid the easement onto the site plan and designed within the space left inside the county's required 5-foot setback....

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