Structural elements

Every dwelling unit must be:

  • Weathertight — Constructed to prevent air infiltration and resist weather such as rain and snow
  • Watertight — Constructed to be substantially impermeable to the passage of water
  • Rodent proof — Constructed and maintained to prevent the movement of rodents
  • In good repair
  • Dry/mold free — As described in the Rental Housing Health Code
  • Compliant with applicable building codes

For more information about what's required, consult the Vermont Rental Housing Code.