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We have electrical outlets in two bathrooms on the same GFCI breaker. I would like to put a GFCI outlet for the only outlet in the guest bathroom so it can be easily reset if tripped.

Can this be done with the GFCI breaker?

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Yes, it can be done. There is no problem having a GFI fed from another GFI. The only down side is troubleshooting. If something is causing a trip you have to isolate one first to see where the problem is.

My advice is to replace both receptacles with GFI and install a standard breaker. You get the same protection but more convenience. All for only a few dollars more.

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    Yes, I think this is the correct solution. – Chris Cudmore Nov 4 '14 at 18:21
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    The other issue is that if you have a ground fault in the guest bathroom, there's no guarantee that the outlet GFCI will trip before the breaker GFCI. You may still have the breaker tripping. – DoxyLover Nov 4 '14 at 20:54
  • @DoxyLover hence why he recommends replacing the receptacles with GFCI and installing a standard breaker -- so you don't have this problem. Of course you still have the problem of figuring out which outlet tripped if you're on the "second" outlet and it goes out, but that's a relatively minor inconvenience as opposed to having to reset a breaker. – Doktor J Nov 7 '14 at 3:42
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If there is a fan on the bathroom circuit, above the shower, you need to retain the gfci breaker on that circuit.

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    Welcome to DIY.SE! Can you provide a source for this? – mmathis Mar 8 '17 at 21:21
  • This likely depends on the listing and labeling of the fan... – ThreePhaseEel Mar 8 '17 at 23:24

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