Boise (City), Idaho
|Name||Residential Building Code – IRC 2018 with Appendix Q|
|Municipal Code||Title 9 - Building Codes; Article B – One-and-Two-Family Dwelling Building Code|
|Authority||Planning and Development Services|
A tiny house is a small residential dwelling of 400 sq. ft. or less in floor area, excluding the loft. Tiny house construction requires the use of One-and-Two-Family Dwelling Building Code unless an exception is otherwise stated in Appendix Q. Tiny houses need to be on a permanent foundation.
See Tiny Houses for more information.
City of Boise
Planning & Development Services / Building Division
150 North Capitol Blvd.
Boise, ID 83702
Updated: January 2022 – Loran
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Building Code — Legislation that speaks to how to construct a tiny house.
Zoning Code — Legislation that speaks to how the lot will be used.
ADU — Accessory Dwelling Unit
DMV — Division of Motor Vehicles
IB — Industrialized Buildings
IRC — International Residential Code
PUD — Planned Unit Development
RV — Recreational Vehicle
SF — Single Family Dwelling
T — Transitional Housing
UDO — Unified Development Ordinance
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