It is important that you check with your local officials and code enforcement
officer before planning to construct your garage or pole building. You
will need to have our plans inspected for their approval. Most cities,
towns, and municipalities require building permits before any construction
of a permanent building.
included in our kit, along with the basic plot plan supplied by you, will
be very helpful when you apply for various permits. The location of your
building, distances from any existing buildings, property lines, roads,
etc., should be included in your plot plan.
meet International Building Code (IBC) Section 2308.1 Preservative-treated
wood. This section and Section 1805.7 specify that wood posts shall be
treated in accordance with the American Wood Preservers Association (AWPA)
standard C2 or C4. Waterborne preservatives are the preferred method of
treatment for wood in contact with the ground. The minimum waterborne
treatment retention for posts in post frame buildings is 0.6 pounds per
cubic foot (pcf), Southern Pine has long been a preferred species for
treatment because its cellular structure permits deep uniform penetration
of the preservatives.