Alterations, Restoration and Accessibility in Historic Buildings – IBC

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP July 26, 2019

The 2006 International Building Code addresses how the code relates to modifications of historic buildings. The IBC states that “The provisions of this code relating to the construction, repair, alteration, addition, restoration and movement of structures, and change of occupancy shall not be mandatory for […]

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Denver Building Department – Home Renovation Bonanza – Free Permits

by evstudio May 15, 2009

This information is from the Denver Building Department website: For a limited time, June1 – 15, 2009,  Denver is issuing FREE construction permits to homeowners and licensed contractors making qualified home improvements or repairs to existing one and two family dwellings, which can increase the […]

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Rocky Mountain News Must See Buildings

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP August 18, 2008

The August 16th Edition of the Rocky Mountain News had a an article by Mary Voelz Chandler detailing which buildings to see in Denver and what buildings should be missed. On the must see list: The Sage Building, The Blue Bear, Taxi, 16th Street Mall, […]

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