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NOTE - THE NOTED DISAPPROVED ITEMS MAY NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE LIST OF VIOLATIONS. THE DESIGNER IS TO CONDUCT A COMPLETE RE-REVIEW OF THE PLANS FOR ADDITIONAL VIOLATIONS OF THE STANDARD COMMENTS AND INCORRECT INFORMATION PRIOR TO RESUBMITTING.

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PRIVATE RESIDENCE
12567 WOODRUFF DR

Review DateStatusComment(s)
1/24/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT 1) This project is: Single Family Home, 12567 Woodruff Dr. Date of Plans: You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
Recommendation(STANDARD COMMENT) IGNITION-RESISTANT CONSTRUCTION is recommended for use in all homes constructed within the Hillside. 1. Exterior cladding, eaves and soffits should be constructed of ignition resistant materials, including but not limited to: fiber-cement board, stucco, masonry/brick, manufactured stone and similar materials. Natural wood/cedar siding, hardboard, vinyl and similar combustibles should not be used. Natural wood or plastic products used for fascia, trim board materials and trim accents are recommended to be painted. 2. For any portion of the attached structure with projections or overhangs, the area below should have all horizontal under-floor areas enclosed with ignition resistive materials such as described in item 2 above. 3. Exterior doors should be noncombustible or solid core not less than 1 3/4-inches thick. Windows within doors and glazed doors should be tempered safety glass or multi-layered glazed panels. 4. Exterior windows should be a minimum double pane. Tempered panes are preferred. 5. All attic vents should be screened with wire mesh or hardware cloth having openings no larger than 1/8-inch. Soffit vents are preferred, gable vents are not recommended. 6. Gutters and downspouts of non-combustible construction should be installed such that the leading edge of the roof is finished with a metal drip edge so that no wood sheathing is exposed. The drip edge should extend into the gutter. Vinyl gutters should have a noncombustible landing area below the roof line, a minimum of 5-feet from the side of the structure/foundation. 7. Decks and other habitable spaces should be of ignition resistant or non-combustible decking materials, such as metal or composite materials. 8. The base of exterior walls, posts or columns should be protected on the bottom side with provisions such as fire resistant foam or wire mesh having openings no larger than 1/8-inch. 9. Chimneys serving fireplaces, and other solid or liquid fueled heating appliances should have an approved spark arrestor or cap.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) INCREASED WILDFIRE RISK. Residing in or near the hillside overlay or wildland-urban interface areas involves increased fire risks that may not apply in urban or more urbanized types of developed communities.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) HILLSIDE ORDINANCE This lot/development is subject to the requirements of section of 20-4-10 5 CE (2) (Ordinances 93-48 and 93-49) of the City Code establishing minimum safety criteria for residential construction in the City's Hillside Areas. Ensure all landscaping complies with the wildfire interface specifications as required by the fire department and zoning/planning departments.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) FUELS MANAGEMENT. This lot is subject to the requirements of section 20-4-105CE(2) (Ordinances 93-48 and 93-49) of the City Code establishing minimum fire fuel management safety criteria for residential construction in hillside areas. 01/01 smc
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) BUILDING DATA: Size of Bldg. 5424 sq ft Construction Type VB Fire Sprinklers N Fire Walls N Required GPM: 2000 gpm # of hydrant(s) required: 2 Max AVG spacing between hydrants: 450 ft Max hose lay: 225 ft
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE FLOW/HYDRANT REQUIREMENTS MET: On this site the theoretical water flows are 3400 gpm, and the numbers of hydrant(s) are 2. This site, based upon the provided theoretical modeled fire flows, appear to meet the minimum flow requirements and/or the number of hydrant(s) for this structure.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) CLASS A ROOFING A Class A roof covering (excluding solid wood roofing products) shall be installed on all Residential Occupancies and a minimum Class B roof covering shall be installed on all remaining occupancies (Not to replace Class A where already required by Table 15-A) at the time an application is made for a roofing or re-roofing building permit within the limits of the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) PERMITS Insure all applicable permits are obtained from the Regional Building Department and the Colorado Springs Fire Department for the work that is being done at this site.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) REVIEWS: Colorado Springs Fire Department plan reviews are based upon information provided on the drawings and/or the attached reference material. Issues or features that are not presented within the construction documents are assumed to be complaint with applicable codes/standards. It is the responsibility of the building owner to ensure that minimum code requirements are met as established by the Authority Having Jurisdiction, whether or not the requirements are specifically indicated on the submitted construction documents. The CSFD has reviewed the submittal in accordance with the adopted fire code requirements, CSFD local amendments, City Code Standards, and applicable NFPA Standards. All plan review comments are subject to final on-site field inspections, and testing by the CSFD. Review and approval by the CSFD shall not relieve the applicant of the responsibility of compliance with the International Fire Code. (105.4.4)
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT 10) INSPECTIONS Due to the dynamic nature of inspectors schedules, PLEASE call your inspection requests in with ample time to allow scheduling. When calling, please have your complete CSFD plan review number(s) ready for each inspection request. ( i.e. 20001234 - HM -2 or 20000012 - CN - 1) The CSFD Approved sets of plans are to be on site for all inspections.
1/16/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT 1) This project is: Private Residence, 5350 chambrey Ct: single family home - WALDO REBUILD Date of Plans: 1.14.13 You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) REVIEWS: Colorado Springs Fire Department plan reviews are based upon information provided on the drawings and/or the attached reference material. Issues or features that are not presented within the construction documents are assumed to be complaint with applicable codes/standards. It is the responsibility of the building owner to ensure that minimum code requirements are met as established by the Authority Having Jurisdiction, whether or not the requirements are specifically indicated on the submitted construction documents. The CSFD has reviewed the submittal in accordance with the adopted fire code requirements, CSFD local amendments, City Code Standards, and applicable NFPA Standards. All plan review comments are subject to final on-site field inspections, and testing by the CSFD. Review and approval by the CSFD shall not relieve the applicant of the responsibility of compliance with the International Fire Code. (105.4.4)
Disapproved(STANDARD COMMENT) NO RESIDENTIAL PLAN REVIEW CHECKLIST Please copy, fill out, and submit the "Residential Plan Review Submittal Form" for all hillside home plans submitted to CSFD. Without this requested information we can not do a complete review of your submittals.
Disapproved(STANDARD COMMENT) ZONING APPROVAL The City Zoning approved site plan for this site was NOT submitted with this submittal. An approved site plan must be attached to each set of building plans.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) THE DISAPPROVED ITEMS MAY NOT CONSITITUE A COMPLETE LIST OF VIOLATIONS. It is the responsibility of the design professional to conduct a complete re-review of the plans for additional violations of the adopted codes/standards and incorrect information prior to resubmitting.
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) DISAPPROVED ITEMS ADDRESSED The plans have been resubmitted and all the disapproved comments have been addressed and/or corrected as follows:
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) CORRECTIONS All corrections and comments are to be submitted back to CSFD in writing, or provid submittal sheets/drawings, etc as requested, to complete the review. Corrections are not accepted over the phone, via fax or verbally.


 

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