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Boring & Notching Interior Non-Bearing Walls

Boring & Notching - Floor Joist

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Safety Glazing Adjacent to Doors

Safety Galzing in Doors

Stair Treads and Risers

Spiral Stairs

Landings at Doors



Handrails Type II

Fireplace and Chimney Details

Requirements for Masonry Fireplaces/Chimneys

Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Fastener Schedule for Structural Members


Span Tables

Single-family Voluntary Residential Foundation Retro-fit Plan page 1
Single-family Voluntary Residential Foundation Retro-fit Plan page 2 *These two plans print out 24" by 36" plan size, and can be obtained at the Permits counter.


E 1 Burial Depths
E 2 Metal Box Fill
E 3 Ceiling Fan Box
E 4 Outdoor Receptacles
E 5 GFCI Protection
E 6 Grounding Electrodes
E 7 Grounding
E 8 Bonding
E 9 Light Fixtures in Bathroom
E 10 Light Fixtures in Clothes Closets
E 11 Nonmetallic Sheathed Cable Protection
E 12 Overhead Open Conductors
E 13 Receptacle Spacing
E 14 Kitchen Receptacles
E 15 Laundry Outlets
E 16 Swimming Pools Overhead Clearance
E 17 Swimming Pool Light Fixture
E 18 Swimming Pool Receptacles
E 19 Swimming Pool Bonding


M 1. Clearance
M 2 Combustion Air
M 3 Combustion Air
M 4 Combustion Air
M 5 Condensate
M 6 Cooling Units
M 7 Domestic Clothes Dryer
M 8 Factory Built Chimneys
M 9 Attic Furnace
M 10 Attic Furnace
M 11 Under Floor Furnace
M 12 Vented Wall Furnace
M 13 Furnace in Closet
M 14 Gas Connection
M 15 Vent Termination
M 16 Minimun Vent Height

M 17 Direct Vent Termination

M 18 Appliance Venting

M 19 Appliance Venting

M 20 Appliance Venting and Support

M 21 Appliance Venting and Fireblocks/Draft Stops

M 22 Residential Cook-top Range
M 23 Commercial Kitchen Exhaust


P l Air-Gap/Air Break
P-2 Burial Depth Sewer
P 3 Cleanouts
P 4 Fittings
P 5 Fittings
P 6 Gas Shut-Off/Fire Place
P 7 Island Sink Venting
P 8 Roof Drains
P 9 Shower Receptor
P 10Trap Arm/Tail Piece
P 11 Trap Arm/Tail Piece
P 12 Trap Seal
P 13 Water Heater
P 13-1 Water Heater Bracing, Straight Wall
P 13-2 Water Heater Bracing Alternate
P 13-3 Water Heater Bracing Corner


PG&E 1 Electric Meter Cabinet Enclosure
PG&E 2 Electric Service Working
PG&E 3 Gas Meter Installation
PG&E 4 Gas Meter Clearances
PG&E 5 Recessed Gas Meter Installation
PG&E 6 Multiple Gas Meter Installation
PG&E 7 Multiple Gas Meter Installation
PG&E 8 Swimming Pool Clearances for Utility Service Drop
PG&E 9 Temporary Underground Electric Service


A 1   ATM Machines
A 2   ATM Machines
A  3  Corridor Obstruction
A  4  Drinking Fountains
A  5  Dining Counters/Bars
A  6  Dining Counters/Bars
A  7  Doors
A  8  Doors
A  9  Doors/Landings
A 10 Doors/Landings
A 11 Doors/Landings
A 12 Elevators
A 13 Elevators
A 14 Floor Coverings
A 15 Food Service Lines
A 16 Path of Travel Obstruction
A 17 Path of Travel Obstructions
A 18 Parking
A 19 Parking
A 20 Parking
A 21 Ramps
A 22 Ramps
A 23 Ramps
A 24 Reach Specifications
A 25 Reach Specifications
A 26 Restrooms
A 27 Restrooms
A 28 Restrooms
A 29 Restrooms
A 30 Seating/tables
A 31 Seating/tables
A 32 Stairs
A 33 Stairs
A 34 Stairs
A 35 Telephones
A 36 Wheelchair/Clear Floor Space
A 37 Wheelchair/Clear Floor Space
A 38 Wheelchair/Clear Floor Space
A 39 Checkstands




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