1349.02  UNFIT DWELLINGS AND BUILDINGS DEFINED.
   Any dwelling or building which has any or all of the following defects shall be deemed unfit for human habitation.
   (a)   Any dwelling or building whose walls or vertical members list, lean, or buckle to such an extent that a plumb line suspended from the top edge of such member shall fall outside of a distance from the edge equal to one-third of the thickness of such members.
   (b)   Any dwelling or building which has support member or members which have deteriorated to such an extent as to be unable to safely support the applied loads or which have forty percent (40%) damage or deterioration of the nonsupporting, enclosed, or outside walls or covering.
   (c)   Any dwelling or building which has improperly distributed loads upon the floors or roofs or in which the same are overloaded or which have insufficient strength to be reasonably safe for the purpose used.
   (d)   Any dwelling or building which has been damaged by fire, wind, or other causes so as to have become dangerous to life, safety, morals, or the general health and welfare of the occupants.
   (e)   Any dwelling or building which has parts thereof which are so attached that they may fall and injure persons or property.
   (f)   Any dwelling or building which does not have an unobstructed means of egress leading to an open space at ground level.
   (g)   Any dwelling or building which does not have the window area for each habitable room equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the total floor area of such room.
   (h)   Any dwelling or building which does not have ventilation provided by openable doors, or windows equal to four and one-half percent (4.5%) of total floor area of each room, except where there is supplied forced air ventilation complying with all applicable laws and ordinances.
   (i)   Any dwelling or building which does not have screens to effectively cover all openable windows and doors provided under subsection (h) hereof.  Such screens must have mesh and maximum gauge fourteen by eighteen.
   (j)   Any dwelling or building having rooms with the ceiling height less than seven feet throughout one-half of the area of such room.  Any portion of a room having a ceiling height less than five feet high shall not be considered in computing the total floor area of such room.
   (k)   Any dwelling or building which has wiring that is dangerous due to lack of insulation, improper fuses, inadequate grounding, lack of capacity of wires or other dangerous condition. 
(Ord. 87-69.  Passed 11-5-87.)
   (l)   Any dwelling or building which does not have an installed kitchen sink in each dwelling unit properly connected to the hot and cold water supply pipes and the sewer system which is approved by the City of Ontario and which provides at all times an adequate amount of heated and unheated running water under pressure, and which is connected to a sewer system approved by the City of Ontario.
   (m)   Any dwelling or building which does not have an installed tub or shower and lavatory properly connected to hot and cold water supply pipes and sewer system which is approved by the City of Ontario and which provides at all times an adequate amount of heated and unheated running water under pressure, and which is connected to a sewer system approved by the City of Ontario.
   (n)   Any dwelling or building which does not have a flush type water closet located in a room affording privacy and properly connected to the water supply pipes and sewer system which is approved by the City of Ontario and which provides at all times an adequate amount of unheated running water under pressure, and which is connected to a sewer system approved by the City of Ontario.
      (Ord. 07-23.  Passed 6-7-07.)
   (o)   Any dwelling or building which does not have installed electric lighting facilities consisting of at least two separate wall-type convenience outlets or one ceiling-type fixture and one wall-type outlet for every habitable room installed in accordance with the electrical ordinance of the City.
   (p)   Any dwelling or building which does not have either central heating, fireproof flues or fireproof vents.  All heating equipment whether installed by owner or occupant must be vented and maintained in good order and repair.
      (Ord.  87-69.  Passed 11-5-87.)