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CHICAGO MUNICIPAL CODE VIOLATIONS

  •    COMMON AREAS  - FIRE HAZARDS
    1   Emergency lighting missing (210025-26) [14-48-010] (> 4 units)
    2   Battery in emergency lighting not working (210083) [14-48-090]
    3   Smoke detector in interior stairwell missing [13-196-120] (197019)
    4   Smoke detector in interior stairwell not functioning [13-196- 140] (197019)
    5   Smoke detector in interior stairwell not located on uppermost ceiling > 4" from wall or on wall > 4" < 12" from uppermost ceiling of interior stairwell [13-196-120] (197019)
    6   No carbon monoxide tester in gas-powered or oil-powered boiler room (when used as a central heating unit for building ( [13-64-280]
    7   Fire extinguisher missing (in building > 3 stories with a floor area > 3,000 sq.ft.).) (031013) [13-196-260 & 15-16-640] not fully charged or readily accessible (031023) [13-196-260 & 15-16-660]
    8   Fire extinguisher not maintained on an annual basis (031023) [13-196-260 & 15-16-670]
    9   Fire extinguisher without tag to each extinguisher indicating date of recharging, nature and amount of chemical used, and name and address of person performing this service (031023) [13-196-260 & 15-16-680]
    10   Less than 2 exits from building except basement apartments of < 800 sq.ft; 2 flats; apartment opening to corridor where it is < 40' from furthermost interior door to exit (003012) [13-160- 050 & 13-196-050]
    11   Hallway, corridor, exit, and other means of egress not clear and unencumbered (015062) [13-160-070 & 13-196-080]
    12   Materials, combustible or flammable, stored around building where burning would obstruct egress from building (014012) [13-196-460]
    13   Fire escape stairway < 24" wide, risers > 8" high, treads < 9" wide [13-160-640(a)]
    14   Broken missing rungs on fire escape (200045) [13-160-640(a)]
    15   Fire escape stairway obstructed or does not exit to public way [13-160-640(b)]
    16   Fire escape door not clear and unencumbered (015062) [13-160- 070 & 13-196-080]
    17   Fire escape access from the interior through a doorway not flush with the floor (200056) [13-160-640(d)]
    18   Fire escape access from the interior through a doorway < 30" wide (200056) [13-160-640(d)]
    19   Fire escape access from the interior through window (when serving < 21 persons) with openable area < 30" wide or < 36" high and > 24" above the floor (200056) [13-160-640(d)]
    20   Fire escape not adequately protected against corrosion (not painted every three years) (200056) [13-160-640(e)]
    21   Treads or landings on fire escape allow accumulation of snow (or openings > 11/4") (200056) [13-160-640(e)]
    22   Handrails or guard rails on fire escape < 42" high (200056) [13-160-640(e)]
     
  •   VESTIBULE
    23   Mailbox broken, no key, no lock [13-196-590]
    24   Floor, walls, or ceiling in vestibule not in good repair (101015 + 103015) [13-196-540]
    25   Illumination inadequate in vestibule (210024) [14-28-1450 a.]
     
  •   ILLUMINATION
    26   Illumination not continuous for stairs or public hallway where natural light insufficient (2 flats may use switches instead) [13-196-450] (107015)
    27   Illumination inadequate < one foot candle per sq. ft. (60 watt bulb) for stairs, corridor, passageway, common way, or floor surface of exit area or missing (210024) [13-196-080]
    28   Directional sign for exit, stairs, fire escape, in corridor building missing (107025) [13-196-090]
    29   Directional sign for exit, stairs, fire escape, in corridor building not illuminated (107035) [13-196-090]
     
  •    BUILDING EXTERIOR
    30   Building foundation with cracked concrete (069014) [13-196- 530(a)]
    31   Exterior wall with mortar between bricks missing (061014) [13- 196-530(b)]
    32   Exterior wall with bricks missing (061014) [13-196-530(b)]
    33   Siding on exterior wall loose (061014) [13-196-530(b)]
    34   Window frames or sills (065034) with cracks, holes, peeling paint, loose or rotting boards [13-196-530(b)]
    35   Exterior walls (069034) with cracks, holes, peeling paint [13- 196-530(b)]
    36   Eaves (067024), fascia, soffits, moldings, oriel windows (066014), pediments, ornamental projections (065024), cornices (064014), rustications, or quoins defective [13-196-530(e)]
    37   Lintel over door or window defective (065014) [13-196-530(e)]
    38   Service walk or passageway in disrepair (074014) [7-28-060]
    39   Off-street parking area not properly surfaced (192049) [194A]
    40   Garage not in good repair (079014) [13-196-010]
    41   Fence with rotted boards or not straight [7-28-060]
    42   Gate in fence requires key to open when exiting building to public way (015012) [13-160-260]
    43   Animal matter decaying on property (140026) [7-28-430]
    44   Uncontrolled weeds in yard [7-28-120]
    45   Refuse, lumber, or other material stacked or stored outside on property with < 18" clearance underneath (138086) [7-28-720]
    46   Refuse containers for size of building inadequate < 15 gal./unit (super cart 80 gal dumpster gal) (137016) [7-28-210]
    47   Refuse or garbage not regularly removed (138016) [7-28-240]
    48   Shared or public areas of building not clean, sanitary, and safe (138056) [13-196-630(b)]
    49   Stagnant water on poorly graded lot (075014) [13-196-600]
     
  •    ROOF
    50   Roof not watertight (067014) [13-196-530(c)]
    51   Roof gutter (076034) or downspout (076044) with holes or other defects [13-168-600]
    52   Downspout not properly connected to sewer (076054) [13-168- 600]
    53   Roof not drained properly by gutter (076064) [13-168-600]
    54   Roof drainage inadequate for rain water to run off (076074) [13-196-530(c)]
    55   Cover over opening to roof missing [13-196-530]
    56   Parapet wall defective (062024) [15-8-100]
    57   Coping missing or defective (062034) [15-8-100 & 13-196-530(b)]
    58   Chimney defective (060314) [13-152-120(b) & 13-196-530]
    59   No roof access in high rise (built after 1975) [13-76-090]
    60   Skylight not watertight (108015) [13-196-530(c)]
    61   Glass skylight inclined > 30o from the vertical, not constructed of noncombustible materials [15-8-520(a)] or not glazed with wired glass or with single pane > 5 sq.ft. in area, > 48 inches in any dimension [15-8-520(b)] (108015)
     
  •    STAIRS
    62   Stoop with cracked or deteriorated concrete(071024[13-196-570]
    63   Porch with unsound floor, loose or rotting supports, missing or defective members (070024) or dilapidated and dangerous (070034) [13-196-570]
    64   Guardrail on porch < 42" high (070014) [13-196-570(b)]
    65   Guardrail on balcony < 36" high (074024) [13-124-320]
    66   Balcony loose, worn, dangerous (066034) [13-196-530(e)]
    67   Enclosed stairway window not in sound condition and good repair [13-196-550] screen with tear or hole, not tight fitting, or missing (131016) [13-196-560(b)]
    68   Stairway landings, walls, or ceiling with hole, crack, peeling paint or deteriorated plaster [13-196-540]
    69   Corridor floor, wall, ceiling with hole, crack, peeling paint or deteriorated plaster [13-196-540]
    70   Risers not uniform (vary > 3/8") (070014) [13-196-570(f)]
    71   Risers > 8" in height (after 1949) (070014) [13-160-300(b)]
    72   Open risers when stairs made of combustible material (after 1949) (004042) [13-160-330(c)]
    73   Treads not uniform (vary > 3/8") (070014) [13-196-570(f)]
    74   Treads, including nosing, < 10" in width (after 1949) (070014) [13-160-300(b)]
    75   Treads not securely fastened or not in a substantially level position (070014) [13-196-570(g)]
    76   Treads and landings have finished surfaces which cause danger of slipping (070014) [13-160-330(d) & 13-196-570]
    77   Pigeon feces on stairs (140046) [7-28-060]
    78   Handrail on stairs < 30" high (070014) [13-196-570(b)]
    79   Handrail missing (> 2 risers) (070014) [13-196-570(b)]
    80   Handrail, guardrail, or balustrade on stairs with missing members, not firmly fastened or maintained in good condition (070014) [13-196-570(c)]
    81   Handrail on only one side when stairs > 44" wide (after 1949) (070014) [13-160-320(a)]
    82   Guardrail on landing < 36" high or missing (074024) [13-124- 320]
    83   Winders on front or back stairs (> 2 units after 1949) (070014) [13-160-300(d)]
    84   Head room on stairways < 7' in buildings > 2 units and < 6'8" in smaller buildings (after 1949) (070014) [13-160-350]
    85   Stairs with peeling paint or rotted wood(070014[13-196-570(e)]
    86   Carpeting loose, frayed, with holes (133016) [13-196-630(b)]
    87   Refuse or combustible material stored under stairs (014012) [13-196-460]
    88   Storage or closet under wooden stairway not fire resistant (014012) [13-196-460]
    89   Stairway not clear and unencumbered (015062) [13-160-070 & 13- 196-080]
     
  •    EXTERIOR DOORS
    90   Front or back exterior door with no or defective deadlocking latch or with < 1/2" projection (105085) [13-164-040]
    91   Front or back exterior door with use of key on side from which egress is made (015012) [13-160-260(a)]
    92   Suitable flashing of rat-proof material at base of front or back exterior door missing (134066) [13-196-530(d)]
    93   Self-closing device on front or back security door not latching door by itself [13-196-590]
    94   Exterior door or hinge not in good condition [13-196-550(d)]
    95   Glass pane in exterior door cracked, broken, with hole [13- 196-550]
    96   Exterior door not reasonably fit within frame [13-196-550(e)]
    97   Exterior door and frame not excluding rain completely and wind substantially from entering dwelling unit [13-196-550(f)]
    98   Hold-open device on stair door (005062)[15-8-180(c) & 15-12-150]
    99   Building exit door does not swing in direction of exit travel (when used by > 50 persons) (015022) [13-160-250]
    100   In corridor type building, standard exit sign over every doorway which leads from a public corridor to a vertical means of exit missing (107035) [14-28-1450(b) & 13-196-090 & 13-160-710]
    101   Door protecting opening in stairway (serving not > 4 units on any floor, not > 3 stories in height) not solid wood 1 3/4" thick, without self-closing device (005022) [15-8-180(a) & 13-196-670]
    102   Fire door protecting corridor or stairwell not at least 1 3/4" thick solid wood or #16 gauge metal, not in place, without self-closing device or one which closes door completely, or doesn't latch (005022) [13-196-680 & 13-64-020(b) & 15-8-180]
     
  •    BUILDING ELECTRICAL
    103   Pull chain on light broken [13-196-590] or no insulating links for metal pull chain [14-24-870]
    104   Lighting fixture (210019) or outlet or switch (210018) defective [14-24-100]
    105   Lighting fixture not securely supported (210020) [14-24-230]
    106   Electrical box not properly secured (210056) [14-20-2210]
    107   Flexible wiring being used as permanent wiring (210070) [14- 24-030] or for extension cord outlets (210016) [14-16-230]
    108   Exposed live parts on fixture (210022) [14-24-120]
    109   No cover over outlet or switch (210036) [14-20-2250 & 14-28- 1580(g)] gaps around cover (210038) [14-20-2300] or box not securely mounted to wall (210056) [14-20-2210]
    110   Service entrance box not enclosed and covered [14-16-580]
    111   Basement hatchway not secure from entry of rodents, rain, or surface drainage [13-196-550(g)]
    112   Basement door missing self-closing device (134076) [13-196- 530(d) & 7-28-660] or self-closing device which latches door by itself (134076) [13-196-590] or suitable flashing of rat-proof material at base of door (134066) [13-196-530(d)]
    113   Basement window missing screen, four mesh/inch, not tight- fitting, or securely fastened (134086) [13-196-560(a)] or window cracked or broken (104015) [13-196-550]
    114   Basement room window (when used as habitable room) not entirely above grade (111095) [13-196-520]
    115   Basement or other public area with abandoned lockable refrigerator with intact door or lid (139016) [7-28-040]
    116   Basement wall or ceiling with hole, crack, peeling paint, not in sound condition and good repair (101015) [13-196-540]
    117   Basement floor with hole (103015) [13-196-580] or concrete < 4" thick (134046) [13-196-530(d) & 13-52-370]
    118   Basement or cellar floor drain missing tight fitting cover with metal grating (134056) [13-196-580(c) & 13-168-1400]
    119   Basement floor with standing water, sewage, or presence of sewer gas (169017) [13-196-580(a) & 7-28-060]
    120   Basement plumbing or soil pipe loose (168017) [13-168-120]
    121   Basement with accumulation of junk or rubbish (138056) [13- 196-580(d)]
    122   Basement with refuse, lumber, or other material stacked or stored with < 18" clearance underneath (138086) [7-28-720]
    123   Basement/laundry room with refuse container without tight- fitting lid, not impervious to rodents (137026) [7-28-210(a)]
    124   Basement/laundry room not clean and sanitary, coin operated washing machines and dryers do not function or dryer not properly vented (257020) [13-196-590 & 13-196-630] Hot water tank not properly vented [13-180-230]
    125   Furnace not enclosed with fire proof material (> 2 units) (010022) [13-196-720]
    126   Annual Certificate of Operation for boiler not posted conspicuously (> 3 units) (322010) [11-4-460]
    127   Annual Certificate of Operation for hot water heater not posted conspicuously (> 3 units) (322020) [11-4-460]
    128   Address numbers not affixed to building's entrance [10-4-100] (196019)
    129   Address numbers < 3" high [10-4-090] (196019)
    130   Address numbers not affixed to building on lot line abutting alley (196019) [10-4-100]
    131   Owner's/Agent's name, address, and telephone number not posted on building (196029) [13-12-030]
    132   Elevator inspection certificate > 6 months old [13-20-100]
    133   Inspection certificate not posted for passenger (240040) or freight (240050) elevator [13-20-110]
     
  •    APARTMENT INTERIOR
    134   Doorbell, return buzzer, or intercom inoperable [13-196-590]
     
  •    HEAT
    135   Heat inadequate (9/15 to 6/1), below 68? F. 8:30 A.M. - 10:30 P.M., below 63? F. 10:30 P.M. - 7:30 A.M., below 65? F. 7:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M. (132016) [13-196-410]
    136   Facilities inadequate for heating all rooms to 65? F. inside when -10o F. outside (132026) [13-196-400]
    137   Portable heating equipment employs flame or gasoline as fuel [13-196-400]
    138   Radiator leaks, handwheel missing or won't turn, or pressure vent missing [13-196-590]
     
  •    PLUMBING
    139   No toilet (151027) [13-196-350], no lavatory basin (151037) [13-196-360], no bathtub or shower (151047) [13-196-370], or no kitchen sink (151057) [13-196-390]
    140   Cold (155017) or hot (154017) water not running [13-196-420]
    141   Hot water temperature below 120? F. in kitchen sink, lavatory, bathtub or shower (154027) [13-196-430]
    142   Kitchen sink, lavatory, or bathtub or shower drains slowly or stopped up (156017) [13-168-120]
    143   Water heater installed in bathroom (010052) [13-180-220]
    144   Toilet does not flush or flush completely (237056), runs (153027), or tank (153037) or bowl cracked or leaking [13- 168-120]
    145   Faucet (153017), trap (152047), joint (157037), plumbing pipe (159047) defective or leaking [13-168-120]
    146   Plumbing pipe or fixture inadequately protected from freezing (239020) [13-168-760]
    147   Flow of hot or cold water inadequate, < 1.25 gallons per minute lavatory or kitchen sink faucet < 2.5 gallons per minute bathtub/shower (except 3 gpm in lavatory and shower when fixtures newly replaced) (156017) [11-8-500]
    148   Caulking around kitchen sink, lavatory, or bathtub & shower missing [13-168-120]
    149   Kitchen sink or lavatory not securely attached to wall or pedestal [13-168-120]
    150   Porcelain in kitchen sink, lavatory, or bathtub & shower worn off or cracked [13-168-120]
    151   Stopper for kitchen sink, lavatory, or bathtub missing (156017) [13-168-120]
    152   Toilet seat cracked or broken (163017) [13-168-120] or toilet seat not constructed of or surfaced with nonabsorbent material (163027) [13-168-1350]
    153   Soap dish, towel rack, or shower rod loose or defective [13- 196-590]
    154   In all existing buildings, all plumbing facilities, piping, fixtures, appurtenances and appliances not maintained in good operating condition (156017) [13-168-120]
     
  •    ELECTRICAL (14-28-1580: existing < 5 stories < 60% remodeled)
    155   Outlets missing: 1-64 sq.ft. one; 65-100 sq.ft. two; 101-150 sq.ft. three; > 150 one per wall unless wall > 20 ft. (210062) [14- 28-1580(e)] or < one grounded outlet every 6 ft. [14-28-1440]
    156   Outlet in bathroom missing or not grounded (210063) [14-28- 1580(e) & 14-28-1440]
    157   Ground fault circuit interrupter in bathroom missing (after 3/82) [14-28-1570]
    158   Cooking area without 2 or laundry area without 1 grounded outlet (210041) [14-28-1580(d)]
    159   No insulating links for metal pull chain [14-24-870]
    160   Pull chain on light broken [13-196-590]
    161   Closet > 5 sq.ft. not lighted by interior light (when illumination inadequate from adjacent lighting) (210068) [14-28-1580(f) & 14-28-1460]
    162   Light fixture in closet pendant, not on ceiling or wall [14- 24-170 & 14-24-1460]
    163   Light over kitchen sink or lavatory missing [14-28-1420]
    164   Lighting fixture (210019) or outlet or switch (210018) defective [14-24-100]
    165   Lighting fixture not properly supported (210020) [14-24-230] or Electrical box not properly secured (210056) [14-20-2210]
    166   Flexible wiring being used as permanent wiring (210070) [14- 24-030] or for extension cord outlets (210016) [14-16-230]
    167   Exposed live parts on fixture (210022) [14-24-120]
    168   No cover over outlet or switch (210036) [14-20-2250 & 14-28- 1580(g)] incomplete plaster (gaps) around cover (210038) [14- 20-2300] or not securely mounted to wall (210056) [14-20-2210] 169 Ungrounded or not water or vapor tight metal lighting fixture, lamp holder, and face plate installed within 8' vertically or 5' horizontally of laundry tub, bathtub, shower, or steam pipe (210021) [14-24-870]
    170   Ready access to disconnecting means or key to electric room denied to tenant (210055) [14-28-1490 & 14-16-535(e)]
    171   Service panel not enclosed and covered [14-16-580]
    172   Open fuse holder or circuit breaker space in branch circuit panel (210057) [14-16-535]
    173   Ampacity for apartment < 60 amperes (210011) [14-28-1580(a) or 14-28-1480]
    174   Ampacity for apartment > 850 ft² < 100 amperes (210011) [14- 28-1480]
    175   < one 15 ampere branch circuit per 500 sq.ft. (210011) [14-28- 1580(c) or 14-28-1420]
    176   Separate appliance branch circuit for outlets in cooking and dining area < 20 amperes or missing (210075) [14-28-1580(d) or 14-28-1430]
    177   Electric range on branch circuit < 40 amperes [14-16-250]
     
  •    INTERIOR DOORS
    178   Front apartment door missing turnpiece on inside to open without key (015012) [13-196-550(h)]
    179   Back apartment door missing turnpiece on inside to open without key (015012) [13-196-550(h)]
    180   Front or back door missing deadbolt lock with 1" bolt projection, security collar and guard plate on lock cylinder, (105045) [13-164-030]
    181   Front or back door missing deadbolt lock, outside hinges with non-removable pins (105045) [13-164-030]
    182   Front or back door missing peephole (105055) [13-164-030]
    183   Front or back door does not open easily [13-196-550(h)]
    184   Front or back door does not latch when closed (105035) [13- 196-550]
    185   Front or back door not weather tight [13-196-550]
    186   Door to corridor missing self-closing device (in building > 4 stories) (006042) [13-196-170]
    187   Door opening directly to outdoors with screen missing (131016) not tight fitting, without sixteen mesh/inch (131026), self- closing device missing (131036) (below fifth story from 4/15 to 11/15) [13-196-560(b)]
    188   Bathroom door can't be closed (151017) [13-196-350]
    189   Bedroom or closet door doesn't close or latch [13-196-590]
     
  •    WINDOWS
    190   Window screen missing (131016) with tear or hole (131026) or not tight fitting, not sixteen mesh/inch (below fifth story from 4/15 to 11/15) [13-196-560(b)]
    191   Window within 20 feet of ground level or 10 feet of adjacent roof, exterior stairway, fire escape, or porch accessible from ground level missing lock which when in the locked position will prevent window from being opened from outside the building (104115) [13-164-050]
    192   Window missing device to allow window to be fixed in an open position of not < 4" nor > 6" and which when in the locked position prevent window from being moved to a more open position from outside the building (104125) [13-164-050]
    193   Bathroom window openable <5% of floor area, missing mechanical ventilation or gravity vent flue (166017) [13-196-730(b)]
    194   Kitchen < 70 sq.ft. without mechanical or natural ventilation has opening to another room < 32 sq.ft. [13-196-730(a)]
    195   No natural ventilation in habitable room or kitchen > 125 sq.ft. (after 10/30/57) [13-176-070]
    196   No mechanical ventilation in kitchen < 125 sq.ft. without natural ventilation (after 10/30/57) [13-176-070]
    197   Opening to outside < 5% of floor area, < 6% of floor area when some of room > 16' from opening, < 4% of floor area when openings on two sides of room (after 10/30/57) [13-172-140]
    198   Glass for natural lighting < 10% of floor area, < 12% of floor area when some of room > 16' from glass (after '57) [13-172-080]
    199   Window with missing handle (104065) or not in sound condition and good repair [13-196-550]
    200   Window pane cracked, broken, or missing (104015) [13-196-550]
    201   Window pane with open crack or hole (104015) [13-196-550(a)]
    202   Window pane missing putty (104055) [13-196-550]
    203   Window frame with rotten wood (104035) [13-196-550]
    204   Window frame with peeling paint [13-196-550]
    205   Window sash not in good condition (104025) [13-196-550(b)]
    206   Window loose within its frame [13-196-550(b)] or not weather tight [13-196-550(f)] (104075)
    207   Window not openable or easily opened(104045) [13-196-550(c)]
    208   Window not held in position by sash cords or other hardware (104045) [13-196-550(c)]
      
    FLOORS
    209   Floor with hole or wide crack (103015) [13-196-540(a)]
    210   Floor with hole around radiator pipe (missing escutcheon plate) (103015) [13-196-540(a)]
    211   Floor with loose, warped, cracked, protruding or rotting board (103015) [13-196-540(b)]
    212   Floor with tile loose, missing, torn or cracked (103015) [13- 196-540]
    213   Floor of bathroom not substantially impervious to water, maintainable in clean and sanitary condition (165017) [13-196- 540(f)]
     
  •    INTERIOR WALLS & CEILINGS
    214   Hole in kitchen or bathroom wall where plumbing pipe enters (101015) [13-196-540(c)]
    215   Wall with hole or large crack (101015) [13-196-540(c)]
    216   Ceiling with hole or large crack (101015) [13-196-540(c)]
    217   Wall with mold or flaking, peeling, chipped, or loose paint (101015), lead based paint (101045) [7-4] plaster (101016), or other structural material [13-196-540(d)]
    218   Ceiling with mold or flaking, peeling, chipped, or loose paint (101015), lead based paint (101045) [7-4] plaster (101016), wall paper, or structural material [13-196-540(d)]
    219   Wall with tile loose, missing or cracked (101015) [13-196- 540(d)]
    220   Woodwork with flaking, peeling, chipped, or loose paint (101015) [13-196-540(d)]
    221   Plaster, paint, and other surface material not easily cleanable and reasonably smooth, clean, and tight (102015) [13-196-540(e)]
     
  •    OTHER
    222   Smoke detector missing, < one per level, not located on ceiling > 4" from wall or on wall > 4" or < 12" from ceiling or < 15' from bedrooms (197019) [13-196-110]
    223   Carbon monoxide detector missing [13-64-190] or > 40' from bedrooms [13-64-210]
    224   Infestation of cockroaches (136016) or other insects (136026) [13-196-630(c)]
    225   Infestation of mice, rats, or other rodents (135016) [13-196- 630(c)]
    226   Equipment or facility supplied (range, refrigerator, dish- washer, garbage disposal, air conditioner, fans, mirrors) not maintained in safe and sound working condition [13-196-590 & 13- 196-630(b)]
    227   Cabinet separating from wall, cabinet door will not close, drawer broken, or not in good repair [13-196-590]
    228   Space < 125 ft sq. for each of first two occupants; 100 ft sq. for each of next two occupants; 75 ft sq. each additional occupant (114015) [13-196-480]
    229   Sleeping room < 70 ft sq. for one, 100 ft sq. for two persons older than 12 (115015) or 70 ft sq. for two under 12 (if not original construction) (114025) [13-196-490]
    230   Ceiling < 7' over > half floor area (109015) [13-196-510]
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