|Posted on Wednesday, April 23, 2003 - 05:39 pm: |
The Building Code and Fire Code Ordinances state the same language. Group R Division 3 Single family dwellings shall be provided with an automatic fire extinguishing system when greater than two (2) stories in height or when the gross floor area exceeds six thousand (6000) feet. The garage area is included, the outside porches are not included in the calculation. If you will call this office at 972-335-5580, staff will assist you with your calculations.