Board Specifications

Overview
The following standards shall apply to windows, exterior doors, and other openings in exterior walls vacant or partially vacant structures including but not limited to, dwelling units in which:
  • Windows sashes are not secured snugly and properly in closed position
  • Windows panes are missing or broken interior doors, such as hollow core doors, are being used as exterior doors
  • Exterior doors are not locked snugly and properly in the closed position with a deadbolt lock set
  • Crawl space or basement doors are not locked properly in the closed position utilizing a hasp and pad lock
  • Gable vents have missing components that could permit entry into the house by animals and rain / snow
  • Other large openings in exterior walls could permit entry into the house by animals and rain / snow
Minimum Cleaning & Safety Requirements
  • Removed to legal dumpsite all trash debris and garbage from inside and under house before boarding
  • Correct health and structural hazards inside and under house before boarding
Additional Requirements
Please view the following requirements: