Q. A single back porch on each floor of our building leads to the back doors of three units.  It is unclear which part of the porch is assigned to each unit.  A dispute has arisen between two of the owners about the placement of a garbage can and grill on the porch. 

Is there any legal guidance for determining each units share of the porch?

A. Unless the porches have been clearly defined as limited common elements in your association's Declaration and Plat of Survey, and therefore assigned to exclusively serve particular units, those areas would be

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