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Top 10 Building-Code Violations

Most projects undergo some revisions after the building permit has been issued.  To prevent building-code violations, make sure that the building department approves all as-built changes.  Safety first!

Here is the top ten building-code violations found in projects throughout Orange County & Los Angeles

  1. Failure to follow the approved plans
  2. Inadequate soil preparation
  3. Inadequate or poorly installed reinforcing steel in mansory walls
  4. Improper stud-wall framing methods
  5. Inadequate shear walls
  6. Inadequate floor-framing or roof-framing methods
  7. Inadequate connections
  8. Excessive cutting and notching of wood structural members
  9. Improper stair or guardrail construction
  10. Fire blocking missing

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