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2015 IRC 905.1.1 REQUIRES SEALING OF UNDERLAYMENT JOINTS!!



Building Department Information Page


The town of New Fairfield has the documents below to help navigate the complexities of the building code and address means and methods found in the construction field. 


The American Wood Council deck document is amended to reflect Connecticut code specific items and is provided but not intended to cover every and all conditions that maybe found in the field. The town is not responsible for errors or omissions; the information is provided in good faith to help homeowners and contractors when building and designing decks. 


All other documents below: It is not intended to cover every situation that may be encountered and also provided without warranty. The town is not responsible for errors and omissions and the town is providing the documents in good faith to help contractors and homeowners regarding life safety and code compliance.


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Latest revision to deck guide which contains code requirements and methods and means to be followed while constructing a deck  4349k v. 1 Dec 4, 2015, 4:22 PM Eric Kist
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Use this as a guide for when submitting an application to Finish a basement.  158k v. 1 Mar 9, 2017, 7:17 AM Eric Kist
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Check list to help guide you in what information may be required for your permit.  64k v. 1 Mar 15, 2017, 9:42 AM Eric Kist
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Required information to obtain a permit for a generator installation.  95k v. 1 Mar 15, 2017, 9:43 AM Eric Kist
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Pool Barriers  623k v. 2 Feb 4, 2015, 2:41 PM web admin
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Replacement Windows  108k v. 2 Feb 4, 2015, 2:28 PM web admin
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Inspections that are REQUIRED  82k v. 1 Jul 18, 2017, 12:04 PM Eric Kist
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Roofing Information   850k v. 2 Feb 4, 2015, 2:28 PM web admin
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Pool requirements for barrier and electrical for swimming pool installations.  322k v. 1 Mar 15, 2017, 9:46 AM Eric Kist
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Egress Window  80k v. 2 Feb 4, 2015, 2:43 PM web admin