(A) Except for salons licensed prior to September 5, 1977, a salon may be located in a residence provided the salon shall have an entrance to the outside separate from the living quarters or garage of the residence. If the salon has doors within its interior that allow access into the living quarters, garage, or basement of the residence, the doors shall be solid, have a wood frame or other solid frame, shall be able to be secured, and shall be kept closed during the time when the salon is open for business. The salon shall also be equipped with at least one restroom, which must include a toilet and a sink with hot and cold running water, that is separate from the living quarters, garage, and basement of the residence.
(1) Residential salons shall be properly licensed according to the branch of cosmetology practiced in the salon.
(2) The residential salons shall be subject to all laws and rules of Chapter 4713. of the Revised Code and the rules promulgated under it in order to obtain and maintain licensure and shall comply with all licensure and operating requirements prescribed in this chapter for salons.
(3) All applicants for a license to operate a residential salon shall submit, along with the forms supplied by the board and required fee, a floor plan that is legible, clearly labeled, and drawn to scale. The floor plan must identify the following:
(a) The size of the premises;
(b) Each room contained therein;
(c) The location of the salon and the residence's living quarters;
(d) All equipment and plumbing fixtures; and
(e) All areas accessible to the salon through doors or any other openings.
(4) All applicants for a license to operate a residential salon must obtain proper approval from the local zoning authority to operate a business at the residential salon location.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 04/25/2022
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4713.08(A)(1), 4713.08(A) 20
Rule Amplifies: 4713.01, 4713.41
Prior Effective Dates: 9/5/77, 12/17/89/, 2/24/91, 1/26/97, 10/31/06, 11/1/13