Wildfire areas in California under the new code mandate all structures use class A fireproof sidings, roofing, Tempered metal or fiberglass windows, ventless insulated soffits, fibre concrete facia and trim, enclosed perimeters on all decks. All counties now require sprinkler systems at 80 psi. with backup tank.
Note: Not Allowed anymore under new code: Vinyl windows ,wood sidings, wood shingles, open under wood decks, wood trim and exposed wood rafters, vented wood soffits under eaves are not allowed in California Urban Wildfire code.
California Yurts as upgraded its product line to meet this new code. Recently after the San Diego fires we have completed rebuilds and new construction for the Audubon Silverwood retreat as well as in Julian at Camp Stevens. Just Completed also, In Willits California , the John Jeavon’s Ecology Action Biointensive Research and Demonstration Farm yurt cluster. Also just completed the Sonoma Ashram.
Site applied cement Plaster exteriors can be hand appied in two steps for the longest lasting fire proof siding. We offer pre colored exteriors with rounded corners. This system has been used in our Baja Yurts for over 10 years now with great durability. Hardi Panel lap or 8” O.C. wood texture panel meets the new Urban wildfire code.