** Manufactured Homes **
Are manufactured homes allowed in city limits?

Manufactured homes are considered single-family dwellings under the City of Blair’s Zoning Ordinance and are allowed in any zoning district where single-family dwellings are permitted. However, some subdivisions are governed by covenants that may not permit manufactured homes. (MC Section 9-109)

Does the city have any other requirements regarding manufactured homes?

Yes, the city requires that manufactured homes have at least 900 square feet of floor area, at least an 18 foot exterior width, a roof pitch with a minimum vertical rise of 2.5 inches for each 12 inches of horizontal run, a non-reflective roof material, an exterior material similar to surrounding residences, roof eaves of at least 12 inches, meter service equipment permanently attached, and wheels, axles, transporting lights, and towing apparatus removed. (MC Section 9-110)

Can I add a garage to a manufactured home?

Additions and alterations are allowed on manufactured homes as long as they meet the requirements of Municipal Code Section 9-111, including an architect or engineers certification for additions affecting the home’s original roof. (MC Section 9-111)

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1. What is the design wind and snow load in Blair's jurisdiction?
2. Is draft stopping required in residential construction?
3. Does the underside of the stairway in a new residential dwelling need drywall?
4. How much lower can the landing for the front entry of a dwelling be below the door's threshold?
5. Can the exiting into the garage be your required exit?
6. Are requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) enforcing in Blair?
7. Does the ADA include specific counter height requirements for businesses?
8. ** Egress Window Sizes **
9. ** When are guardrails required on decks? **
10. ** Manufactured Homes **