Basement Egress System Overview

What is a Basement Egress System?

A basement egress system, or “means of egress,” is simply a basement window that provides an additional way out in case of emergency.

Complete basement egress systems are custom orders based on your project’s specifications. A complete system includes:

  • Egress window well
  • Egress window
  • Cover
  • Ladder

The content on this page will help you determine the information needed to place your order. 

Check with your local building inspector to verify code requirements before ordering.

3D rendering of a complete basement egress system