Pueblo Colorado Roofing Codes

The Pueblo Colorado Roofing Codes are listed for homeowners and roofing contractors to do home roof repair and roof replacement. Pueblo follows the 2009 building code standards.

Information Updated On

1/3/19

Building Department Phone

719-543-0002

Fax

719-543-0062

Department Website

https://www.prbd.com/

Current Building Code

2009 IBC/IRC

Roof System/Fire Rating required for Commercial Buildings

Class A

Inspectors carry ladders for the final

Yes, with one story access

Requires midroof (in progress) inspection

No

Requires solid sheeting (plywood/OSB) over spaced decking

Yes

Maximum gap size for sheeting

½ inch board

Requires drip edge

No

Drip edge size minimum

Yes for IBC jobs

Requires Rake/Gable metal edging

No

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

No

Underlayment required 2:12 up to 4:12

19” overlap of 15#

Underlayment required for 4:12 and above

15# ->4:12 – 2 layers 15#

Type of valleys allowed

Both

Valley Underlayment/Material required for closed valleys

Either

Valley Underlayment/Material required for open valleys

Either

Kick-out required on Step Flashing

Yes

Minimum curb height requirement

Yes – 4 inches

Requires ridge cap

Yes

Requires ventilation to meet building codes

For new construction only

Permits Soffit eave/vents

No

Allows 90 lb rolled roofing on low slope heating living space

Yes

Low Slope

2:12

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