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A. Showers/Tubs: Showers shall be finished to a height of seventy inches (70") above the fixture drain outlet with nonabsorbent material. Freestanding tubs with shower risers may utilize a shower curtain that totally encloses all sides of the tub.
B. Floor Coverings: All floor and stair coverings shall be maintained in a secure and substantially intact manner. This standard does not apply to area or throw rugs within dwelling units.
C. Walls And Ceilings: All walls and ceilings shall be maintained so that they are secure and intact. Surfaces shall be painted or covered with wallpaper or panelling.
D. Finishes, Washable Surfaces: In kitchens and bathrooms of congregate housing and SROs, floors and walls within fifteen inches (15") of sinks, bidets, showers, toilets, and tubs shall be finished with a nonporous material that is not adversely affected by moisture.
E. Operable Fixtures And Equipment: All fixtures, appliances, and equipment required by this code shall be maintained in safe and operable condition. (Ord. 68-96 § 1, 1996: Ord. 55-95 § 4 (Exh. A), 1995)