NOTE: The Roofing Codes listed below change from time to time. We do our best to keep up with the changes, and these codes might not be completely up to date. This is meant to be used to provide a shortcut and helpful information. This information is not definitive. Denny’s Roofing cannot be held responsible if the building code is different from what is listed on this page. There should be a link in the material that will give you a hotlink to the local Building Department website. We highly recommend doing your own due diligence to be 100% accurate.
Some cities require an inspection after torn off, before new roof put on.
Yes, more than 10% but less than 25%
One Square Rule
Do they require full roof replacement once 100 sq ft of storm damage?
Is it required on the eaves?
Is it required or not?
High Wind Area
Do they allow 3 tab or not? DOUBLE CHECK WITH BUILDING DEPT!
Yes, but must meet wind ratings
Do they require solid sheathing? DOUBLE CHECK WITH BUILDING DEPT!
If re-sheathing, sheathing inspection required
Is Contractor required to provide inspection ladder?
Only if more than 1 story
Local City/County Roofing Code Links
It’s recognized that its not possible to show all rules and regs in all cases when re-roofing. Questions? Check with local Building Department for specifics.
Local City/County Building Department Website
Building Department- Code Questions