Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklists

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In an effort to further improve customer service, we are pleased to provide design guidelines and plan review checklists to help homeowners, business owners and design professionals to minimize the time and effort in obtaining permits. Design Guidelines

Design Guidelines:

The design guidelines provide information on plan preparation and code requirements in order to obtain a building permit. The following are the design guidelines:

General:

Building and Structural Design Criteria

Residential Projects:

Bathroom Remodel

Emergency Escape Window

Footing and Pool On or Adjacent to Slopes

Garage Conversion

Open Patio Cover

Residential Addition

Residential Retaining Wall

Residential Wood Fence

Smoke Detectors

Commercial Projects:

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Interior Non-Bearing Partition

Monument Sign

Restaurant

Storage Rack Anchorage

Suspended Ceiling