General Guidelines of Residential Permit Requirements
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General Guidelines of Residential Permit Requirements Residential construction exempt from Code but still requires a City of Latrobe Permit • Structures with an area of less than 1000 sq. ft and which are accessory uses to a 1 or 2 family dwelling, such as a detached garage, greenhouse, shed, carport. Residential Repair Work exempt from Code but still requires a City of Latrobe Permit • Fences not over 6 ft. high • Retaining walls not over 4 ft. high and not supporting earth higher than the top of the wall. • Window, door, storm door & storm window, and garage door replacement with no change in size. • Roof replacement. • Gutters & downspouts • Replacement of existing siding. • Repair/replacement of part of a porch or stoop not supporting a roof structure. • Decks not higher than 30 inches above grade. • The UCC Code will apply to alterations of residences if those changes are structural and/ or egress changes. Plan Review, Permits, and Inspections are required for all new Residential construction and Residential additions.