In California (Los Angeles and Ventura counties anyways) rebar is required in footings and concrete floors. Also in California , roof drainage must be directed to the street in front of the house. I think leaving the jacket on the ladder should be counted as a safety violation. I don't know how many points I lost by clicking the wrong spot for the picture window header in the gable end wall. I started to wonder if, as one reader stated, that it was not structurally bearing, or that the shear panels provided the necessary load bearing capacity.
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