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How-To-Guides/Guidelines178 documents

Building (How-To-Gudes)34 documents

  • BPG003 Amusement & Transportation System Building Permit Guide Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG003 Amusement & Transportation System Building Permit Guide Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG023 Tenant Improvement for Commercial Building Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG023 Tenant Improvement for Commercial Building Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG024 Commercial , Industrial & Multi- Family Development Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG024 Commercial , Industrial & Multi- Family Development Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG025 Complex Facilities Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG025 Complex Facilities Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG026 Conversion of Single Family Dwelling to Office Building Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG026 Conversion of Single Family Dwelling to Office Building Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG041 Electric, Plumbing & Mechanical Permit & Plan Review Fees Schedule % of Building Permit Fee Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG041 Electric, Plumbing & Mechanical Permit & Plan Review Fees Schedule % of Building Permit Fee Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG042 Electric, Plumbing & Mechanical Permit & Plan Review Fees Schedule Contract Price Method Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG042 Electric, Plumbing & Mechanical Permit & Plan Review Fees Schedule Contract Price Method Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG044 Express Plan Review Guide Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG044 Express Plan Review Guide Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG051 Fence - Block Wall Effective Date 06-15-2017
    document Header BPG051 Fence - Block Wall Effective Date 06-15-2017
  • BPG061 Grading in Conjunction with a Residential Subdivision or Parcel Map Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG061 Grading in Conjunction with a Residential Subdivision or Parcel Map Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG062 Grading Permit Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG062 Grading Permit Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG063 Natural Gas & LPG Testing Requirements Effective Date 02-16-2017
    document Header BPG063 Natural Gas & LPG Testing Requirements Effective Date 02-16-2017
  • BPG083 Implosion Demolition Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG083 Implosion Demolition Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG120 Manufactured Building on Commercial Property Effective 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG120 Manufactured Building on Commercial Property Effective 02-17-2017
  • BPG122 Mobile Home Conversion from Personal to Real Property Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG122 Mobile Home Conversion from Personal to Real Property Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG123 Estates and Privately Deeded Property Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG123 Estates and Privately Deeded Property Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG124 Mobile Home Park Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG124 Mobile Home Park Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG125 Modular Building as a Single Family Residence Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG125 Modular Building as a Single Family Residence Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG126 Moved Residential Building Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG126 Moved Residential Building Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG152 Phased Design Buildings Effective Date 02-17-2017.pdf
    document Header BPG152 Phased Design Buildings Effective Date 02-17-2017.pdf
  • BPG153 Plumbing License Requirements Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG153 Plumbing License Requirements Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG154 Plumbing Service & Repair - No Permit Required Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG154 Plumbing Service & Repair - No Permit Required Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG155 Post Construction Permits Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG155 Post Construction Permits Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG161 Quality Assurance Agency Selection Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG161 Quality Assurance Agency Selection Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG172 Residential Room Additions Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG172 Residential Room Additions Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG173 Residential Homeowner Guideline for Final Inspections Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG173 Residential Homeowner Guideline for Final Inspections Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG181 Shell Building Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG181 Shell Building Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG182 Single Family Residence & Guest House Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG182 Single Family Residence & Guest House Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG185 Swimming Pool-Spa and Water Feature Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG185 Swimming Pool-Spa and Water Feature Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG186 Standard Plan Process for Residential Development Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG186 Standard Plan Process for Residential Development Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG192 Temporary Off-Premise for Sale Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG192 Temporary Off-Premise for Sale Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • BPG216 Wind Generators Effective Date 02-17-2017
    document Header BPG216 Wind Generators Effective Date 02-17-2017
  • Temporary Sales Office Conversion to Garage Guide 12-15-2020.pdf
    document Header Temporary Sales Office Conversion to Garage Guide 12-15-2020.pdf
  • Temporary Structure How to Guide
    document Header Temporary Structure How to Guide

Fire  (Guidelines)59 documents

  • Access Gates - Automatic
    document Header Access Gates - Automatic
  • Adding or Re-locating Up to Four Sprinklers
    document Header Adding or Re-locating Up to Four Sprinklers
  • Candles and Open Flames
    document Header Candles and Open Flames
  • Carbon Dioxide for Beverage Dispensing
    document Header Carbon Dioxide for Beverage Dispensing
  • Carbon Dioxide in Cultivation Facilities
    document Header Carbon Dioxide in Cultivation Facilities
  • Clean Agent Systems
    document Header Clean Agent Systems
  • Combustible Fibers
    document Header Combustible Fibers
  • Commercial Cooking Automatic Extinguishing System
    document Header Commercial Cooking Automatic Extinguishing System
  • Custom Home Sprinklers and Fire Flow
    document Header Custom Home Sprinklers and Fire Flow
  • Elevator Recall
    document Header Elevator Recall
  • Emergency Responder Radio Coverage System
    document Header Emergency Responder Radio Coverage System
  • Exhibits and Trade Shows
    document Header Exhibits and Trade Shows
  • Express Sprinkler Plan Review
    document Header Express Sprinkler Plan Review
  • Fire Alarm - Letter of Intent 4 devices or less
    document Header Fire Alarm - Letter of Intent 4 devices or less
  • Fire Alarm - Monitoring Letter - updated  03-11-21
    document Header Fire Alarm - Monitoring Letter - updated  03-11-21
  • Fire Alarm - Ten devices or less - updated 03-11-21
    document Header Fire Alarm - Ten devices or less - updated 03-11-21
  • Fire Alarm Express Reviews for Simple Revisions and Resubmittals
    document Header Fire Alarm Express Reviews for Simple Revisions and Resubmittals
  • Fire Alarm per NFPA 72
    document Header Fire Alarm per NFPA 72
  • Fire Alarm Systems, Video Detectors
    document Header Fire Alarm Systems, Video Detectors
  • Fire Pump per NFPA 20 updated 03-11-21
    document Header Fire Pump per NFPA 20 updated 03-11-21
  • Fire Sprinkler - NFPA 13R
    document Header Fire Sprinkler - NFPA 13R
  • Fire Standpipe per NFPA 14
    document Header Fire Standpipe per NFPA 14
  • Flam-Comb Liquids Operations or for Storage or Use
    document Header Flam-Comb Liquids Operations or for Storage or Use
  • Flame Effects, Fire Performer
    document Header Flame Effects, Fire Performer
  • Foam - Water Sprinkler and Foam - Water Spray Systems
    document Header Foam - Water Sprinkler and Foam - Water Spray Systems
  • Foam Suppression Systems
    document Header Foam Suppression Systems
  • High Piled Combustible Storage
    document Header High Piled Combustible Storage
  • Hot Works Operations - Renewable
    document Header Hot Works Operations - Renewable
  • Hot works Operations Non-Renewable (6 Months or Less)
    document Header Hot works Operations Non-Renewable (6 Months or Less)
  • Hydrant Flow Test, Sprinkler Design
    document Header Hydrant Flow Test, Sprinkler Design
  • In-Building Riser - NFPA 24
    document Header In-Building Riser - NFPA 24
  • Industrial Ovens
    document Header Industrial Ovens
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas
    document Header Liquefied Petroleum Gas
  • Motor Vehicle Fuel Dispensing
    document Header Motor Vehicle Fuel Dispensing
  • New Work in Existing Buildings
    document Header New Work in Existing Buildings
  • Open Burning
    document Header Open Burning
  • Open Flame Devices for Decorative Food Preparation
    document Header Open Flame Devices for Decorative Food Preparation
  • Pallets - Exterior Storage for Commercial Pallet Yards
    document Header Pallets - Exterior Storage for Commercial Pallet Yards
  • Pallets - Exterior Storage of Pallets Accessory to Occupancy's
    document Header Pallets - Exterior Storage of Pallets Accessory to Occupancy's
  • Permit by Inspection for up to Five Displayed Vehicles
    document Header Permit by Inspection for up to Five Displayed Vehicles
  • Places of Assembly, Annual Renewable
    document Header Places of Assembly, Annual Renewable
  • Pressure Reducing Valves Testing
    document Header Pressure Reducing Valves Testing
  • Proprietary (Self) Monitoring
    document Header Proprietary (Self) Monitoring
  • Repair Garages
    document Header Repair Garages
  • Smoke Control Panel
    document Header Smoke Control Panel
  • Smoke Removal Control Panel
    document Header Smoke Removal Control Panel
  • Special Activity Lots - Temporary
    document Header Special Activity Lots - Temporary
  • Sprinkler per NFPA 13
    document Header Sprinkler per NFPA 13
  • Sprinkler per NFPA 13R updated 03-11-21
    document Header Sprinkler per NFPA 13R updated 03-11-21
  • Sprinkler System - Express Reviews for Simple Revisions and Resubmittals
    document Header Sprinkler System - Express Reviews for Simple Revisions and Resubmittals
  • Standard Sprinkler System Plans - Letter
    document Header Standard Sprinkler System Plans - Letter
  • Stop Work Order
    document Header Stop Work Order
  • Temp. and Perm. Generators
    document Header Temp. and Perm. Generators
  • Tenant Improvement Sprinkler per NFPA 13 updated 03-11-21
    document Header Tenant Improvement Sprinkler per NFPA 13 updated 03-11-21
  • Traffic Calming Devices
    document Header Traffic Calming Devices
  • Underground Fire Services Main, Fire Hydrants and Fire Access
    document Header Underground Fire Services Main, Fire Hydrants and Fire Access
  • Vehicle Permit (Liquid or Gas Fueled Vehicles in Assembly Buildings)
    document Header Vehicle Permit (Liquid or Gas Fueled Vehicles in Assembly Buildings)
  • Waste Handling
    document Header Waste Handling
  • Water Tanks for Private Fire Protection per NFPA 22 updated 03-11-21
    document Header Water Tanks for Private Fire Protection per NFPA 22 updated 03-11-21