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What kind of stairs are you allowed to build in your home?

One thing we have to keep in mind is that the Municipal Code plays a big role in the approval of your home design. The stairs are a vital part of your home and we need to remember they do need to comply. There are standard clearances and dimensions commonly used which are the minimum […]

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Municipal Code Violations – Part II

How complicated are Code Enforcement Cases? As I described on my previous article about Municipal Code Violations, according to the Municipal Code, a code violation is anything that threatens public safety and/or the living and working environment. In the case of construction, anything related to remodeling or improving a building without the proper construction permits […]

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Municipal Code Violations – Part I

What are Municipal Code Violations? According to the Municipal Code, a code violation is anything that threatens public safety and/or the living and working environment. In the case of construction, anything related to the remodeling or improving of a building without acquiring construction permits through the City or County Building Departments constitutes a code violation, […]

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