Cornice Inspections

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Pillar Design Group performs inspections required by theĀ  City of St. Louis Ordinance 70794 as outlined below.

Cornices, Entablatures, Belt Courses, Trim and Similar Decorative Features; Maintenance repair and safe condition thereof (for such items projecting from the face of buildings); shall be inspected every 3 years. (Applies to all buildings over five (5) stories or sixty (60) feet in height. Owners to submit report bearing the seal, signature and date of a Missouri licensed Professional Engineer or Architect to the building official every three (3) years describing the condition and safety of cornices, entablatures, belt courses, etc. The building official shall waive inspection if a feature does not encroach over City of Saint Louis sidewalk, street or alley.)