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Risk Reduction & Code Services
Addresses are required on the front of your property to assist with emergency response.
Keep your gutters clean
Keeping your gutters clear of leaves and debris can help prevent a foundation or water damage issues at your home.
Minimum heat level
Working heating systems should be able to maintain a minimum heat level of 65 degrees.
Carbon monoxide and smoke detectors
Smoke detectors are required in all bedrooms and on every floor. Carbon monoxide detectors are required in new construction, apartment buildings and other instances.
Inoperable vehicles should be removed or fixed to an operable state to avoid becoming a nuisance.
Tall grass and weeds
Yards should be mowed so grass and weeds do not exceed 12 inches in height.
Surviving a fire
Have a plan for escaping your home in case of a fire
Adopted Existing Structure Codes
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