Guideline No. 05 – Attic Fans – Fast Track Available

An Exterior Alteration Application must be submitted for all attic fans.

Application Requirement

The application must include:

  • A diagramed plot plan, showing the location of the attic fan.

Note: Applications without a diagramed plot plan will not be accepted.

  • Dimensions, color, style of fan.
  • Description of the material and/ or manufacturer’s drawing.


Your Exterior Alteration Application will most likely be approved if you meet the following conditions:

  1. The style, color, materials, size, and proportion complement the architectural character and existing color scheme of the house.
  2. The attic fan is low profile.
  3. The fan is mounted on the least visible slope of the roof.
  4. The exhaust fan trim blends in with or matches the roof color.