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Flower Boxes?

Postby worldmatt » Thu May 09, 2002 1:35 pm

Anybody know the legality of flower boxes attached to outdoor window sills? I know fire codes prevent them from being attached to fire escapes, but what about non-escape windows? Does it matter if they're secured or non-secured? Does it matter if the box is over a sidewalk or not? Can anyone cite an actual source for the information?

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Re: Flower Boxes?

Postby Brooklyn Babe » Sat May 11, 2002 12:45 am

Call HPD, explain your dwelling, and they will tell you...
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Re: Flower Boxes?

Postby Cranky Tenant » Sat May 11, 2002 3:44 am

I'd guess if there's nothing in the lease prohibiting flower boxes, if they're secured so they won'all and hit someone, and don't they leak on passersby, they shouldn't be an issue.
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