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building a deck between house and detached garage.

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building a deck between house and detached garage. Attaching to house coming out 9 feet which leaves 7 feet between deck and garage. City says I have to have 10 feet between. Anybody know the BOCA code for this distance or the reason for this distance to be 10 feet ?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Glenn replied 9 years ago.


I tried to use the chat but it isn't working

These codes are put in place by the city and differ from city to city

Tou can go to the city for a variance this would have to go threw the planning bord

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