Cherry Hills Village Colorado Roofing Codes

Cherry Hills Village Colorado roofing codes are listed here. The city’s roofing codes use the 2015 building codes and energy codes.

Information Updated On

9/9/18

Building Department Phone

303-783-2721

Inspection Line

or 303-783-2721

Permits

303-783-2721

Department Website

Informational Handout

Current Building Code

2015 IBC/IRC

Current Energy Code

2015 IECC

Requires a Building Permit

Yes

Inspectors carry ladders for the final

No

Requires midroof (in progress) inspection

Yes, inspector needs to see underlayment and ice barrier as well as determine if decking is appropriate and in good condition.

Maximum number of layers of asphalt shingles permitted

One

Maximum number of layers of flat roof material permitted

One

Require a sheathing/decking inspection

Yes, during mid-roof inspection decking will be inspected

Requires solid sheeting (plywood/OSB) over spaced decking

Yes

Minimum gap size for sheeting

¼”

Requires drip edge

Yes, at eaves and gables

Drip edge size minimum

Overlap is to be a minimum of 2”. Eave drip edges shall extend ¼” below sheathing and back on the roof a minimum of 2”.

Enforces the use of Self Adhering Underlayment (i.e., Ice & Water)

Yes

Distance inside warm wall

24” inside warm wall, checked at mid-roof inspection

Type of valleys allowed

Open and closed

Valley Underlayment/Material required for closed valleys

Either

Valley Underlayment/Material required for open valleys

Either

Kick-out required on Step Flashing

Yes

Requires ventilation to meet building codes

Yes

Permits Soffit eave/vents

Yes

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