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OTHER CODES & DESIGN STANDARDS

 

 

  • Basic Wind Speed 85 mph - 3 second gust
  • Climate Zone: 3
  • Soil Bearing Capacity: 1,500 psf max or soil report required
  • Roof Drains: Designed to accomodate minimum of 2 inches of rainfall per hour
  • Metal Piping Prohibited Underground in Areas Underlain by "Younger Bay Mud"

 

 

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