2015 International Fire Code Commentary

2015 International Fire Code Commentary
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2015-02-01
ISBN 10: 9781609832865
ISBN 13: 1609832868
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Fire Code Commentary Book Review:

When the technical requirements of the 2015 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE (IFC) aren't enough, look no further than the 2015 INTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE COMMENTARY. In the tradition of the other titles in the International Code Council's highly successful Code Commentary series, the book includes the complete text of the 2015 International Fire Code, and presents it alongside detailed, in-depth commentaries. These commentaries help users to navigate critical IFC requirements, explaining why they were developed, their implications, and the problems that can result when they are not followed properly.This book is a must-have for any code official, engineer, architect, inspector, plans examiner, contractor, or firefighter seeking a solid foundation in the 2015 IFC and its applications.

2015 International Building Code

2015 International Building Code
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 700
Release: 2014-06-12
ISBN 10: 9781609834678
ISBN 13: 1609834674
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Building Code Book Review:

Offers the latest regulations on designing and installing commercial and residential buildings.

2015 International Building Code Commentary

2015 International Building Code Commentary
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-10
ISBN 10: 9781609832803
ISBN 13: 1609832809
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Building Code Commentary Book Review:

Practical and reader-friendly, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY, VOLUME 1 is a powerful resource that addresses the practical implications of the code critical for anyone entering the building industry. Its effectiveness lies in its use of a unique formula that has made previous editions so successful: it combines the text of the code with valuable commentaries that offer a more in-depth and applied understanding of its regulations. Although it includes the technical requirements of the code, it goes beyond these to explore its meaning, its applications, and the potential consequences when it is not followed.

2012 International Residential Code for One- and Two- Family Dwellings

2012 International Residential Code for One- and Two- Family Dwellings
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 904
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9781609830427
ISBN 13: 1609830423
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2012 International Residential Code for One- and Two- Family Dwellings Book Review:

"A Member of the International Code Family."

Building Codes Illustrated

Building Codes Illustrated
Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2016-03-22
ISBN 10: 1119150957
ISBN 13: 9781119150954
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Building Codes Illustrated Book Review:

Dive into the history and application of the IBC Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a bestselling complement to the International Building Code, or IBC. Designed to give you an insider's look at the origins of the IBC, how it can be interpreted, and how it applies to design and construction, this updated text offers new information regarding hazmat occupancies, hospitals, and nursing homes, major changes to how building heights and areas are presented, as well as means of egress, and the latest information on building materials, interior environments, and structural provisions. Francis D.K. Ching's distinctive illustrations and the code expertise of Steven Winkel, FAIA, give students and professionals in architecture, interior design, construction, and engineering industries a user-friendly, easy-to-use guide to fundamentally understanding the 2015 IBC. Building codes and standards serve to establish minimum regulations that emphasize performance while prioritizing public health and safety. Updated every three years, the IBC is the most important reference that you can leverage throughout your career in architecture, design, or engineering. The IBC is a national 'model building code' which is adopted in some form by most building permit jurisdictions across the nation and in several foreign countries. Access the updated regulations reflected in the 2015 IBC Explore how the IBC was developed, and why it is an important component of so many industries Identify the areas of the IBC that have undergone the most change, such as the presentation of building heights and areas, along with changes to means of egress provisions Easily navigate and digest the information with full illustrations Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a practical, fully illustrated reference that guides you through the latest in building code regulations.

2015 International Building Code (IBC) Quick-Card

2015 International Building Code (IBC) Quick-Card
Author: Builder's Book
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-07-28
ISBN 10: 9781622701049
ISBN 13: 1622701046
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Building Code (IBC) Quick-Card Book Review:

NEW! 2015 International Building Code (IBC) Quick-CardA Unique Quick-Reference Guide Based on the 2015 International Building Codeby Builder's Book, Inc.In this unique quick-reference guide, a single, 6-page laminated card, you get most of the new International Building Code essentials that you need to know, based on the current 2015 IBC. The scope of the International Building Code® (IBC®) includes all buildings except detached one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.Featured Sections: Foundations & Footings Concrete Floor Framing Wall Framing Roof Framing Interior Dimensions Means of Egress Safety Glazing Handrails, Stairways & Guards Fire & Smoke Protection Masonry

2015 International Existing Building Code

2015 International Existing Building Code
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2014-06-11
ISBN 10: 9781609834715
ISBN 13: 1609834712
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Existing Building Code Book Review:

Learn the requirements needed to instill safety and stability in existing and historic buildings - without requiring full compliance with the new construction requirements in the building code. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE LOOSE LEAF contains requirements intended to encourage the use and reuse of existing buildings by covering important topics such as repairs, alterations, additions, and changes of occupancy, making this an ideal addition to a user's code products. Chapter changes in this updated code include requirements related to the addition of sleeping units and dwelling units as they relate to the requirements for Accessible units, and Type A units and Type B units have been moved to Chapter 11 on Additions.

2018 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook

2018 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook
Author: Douglas W. Thornburg,International Code Council,William C. Bracken,Chris Kimball
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education
Total Pages: 1008
Release: 2018-07-11
ISBN 10: 9781260132298
ISBN 13: 1260132293
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2018 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook Book Review:

A comprehensive visual companion to the International Building Code®―2018 edition Thoroughly updated to address the provisions of the ICC’s 2018 International Building Code®, this fully-illustrated guide makes it easy to understand and apply the most critical code provisions. Covering both fire- and life-safety and structural provisions, this practical resource contains hundreds of user-friendly diagrams designed to clarify the application and intent of the IBC. The 2018 International Building Code® Illustrated Handbook provides all the information needed to get construction jobs done right and achieve compliance. An invaluable companion to the 2018 IBC, it is a must have resource for building officials, architects, engineers, contractors and all building construction professionals. Get complete application details on: •Scope and Administration •Definitions •Use and Occupancy Classification •Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy •General Building Heights and Areas •Types of Construction •Fire and Smoke Protection Features •Interior Finishes •Fire Protection Systems •Means of Egress •Accessibility •Interior Environment •Exterior Walls •Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures •Structural Design •Special inspections and tests•Soils and Foundations •Concrete •Masonry •Steel •Wood •Glass and Glazing •Gypsum Board and Plaster •Plastic •Plumbing•Elevators and Conveying Systems •Special Construction •Encroachments in the Public Right-of-Way •Safeguards During Construction

2015 International Building Code Turbo Tabs

2015 International Building Code Turbo Tabs
Author: ICC,International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-07-11
ISBN 10: 9781609835262
ISBN 13: 1609835263
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Building Code Turbo Tabs Book Review:

Customize your 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE SOFT COVER book with updated, easy-to-use TURBO TABS. These handy tabs will highlight the most frequently referenced sections of the latest version of the IBC. They have been strategically designed by industry experts so that users can quickly and efficiently access the information they need, when they need it.

2015 International Plumbing Code Commentary (Includes Ipsdc)

2015 International Plumbing Code Commentary (Includes Ipsdc)
Author: ICC,International Code Council
Publsiher: International Code Council
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-11-20
ISBN 10: 9781609832902
ISBN 13: 1609832906
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Plumbing Code Commentary (Includes Ipsdc) Book Review:

Mastering code compliance has never been so easy! The 2015 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE COMMENTARY will take readers on a journey through the newly updated 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC), stopping along the way for insightful commentaries that explore both the rationale for, and the practical implications of, the code. Its strategy is simple: give readers the basic technical requirements, and then reinforce that content by discussing the regulations in a real-world context. Coverage includes the historical background for the code, effective methods for applying it, and potential consequences when it is not followed. This unique resource can provide the solid working knowledge that is so critical to professionals in a variety of positions, from code officials and construction workers to building contractors and plumbers.

International Plumbing Code 2015

International Plumbing Code 2015
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2014-06-05
ISBN 10: 9781609834814
ISBN 13: 160983481X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


International Plumbing Code 2015 Book Review:

With an emphasis on design and installation for optimum performance, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE SOFT COVER sets forth established requirements for plumbing systems. This important reference guide includes provisions for fixtures, piping, fittings, and devices, as well as design and installation methods for water supply, sanitary drainage, and storm drainage. The 2015 edition of the code includes information on public toilet facilities, as well as water temperature limiting devices, and replacement water heater installation. Using both prescriptive- and performance-related specifications, this code provides comprehensive minimum regulations for a variety of plumbing facilities, facilitating the design and acceptance of new and innovative products, materials, and systems.

2015 International Existing Building Code Commentary

2015 International Existing Building Code Commentary
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2015-02-01
ISBN 10: 9781609832896
ISBN 13: 1609832892
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Existing Building Code Commentary Book Review:

Part of the highly successful International Code Council's Code & Commentary series, the 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY is the ideal tool for anyone interested in learning the provisions contained in the code, what they mean, and how to apply them. The driving force behind the book's effectiveness is its format: it has been strategically designed to pair each section of the code text with an insightful commentary that goes beyond the technical requirements to explore their practical implications. Content includes rationale for the various requirements, suggestions for applying them, and potential consequences for not adhering to them. With a clear, straightforward writing style that clarifies even the most complex code regulation, this is a resource that will enhance the learning and reference libraries of code officials, engineers, architects, inspectors, plans examiners, contractors, and anyone who uses the 2015 IEBC.

2015 Uniform Mechanical Code

2015 Uniform Mechanical Code
Author: International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2015-03-01
ISBN 10: 9781938936708
ISBN 13: 1938936701
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 Uniform Mechanical Code Book Review:

The 2015 edition of the Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC©) represents the most current approaches in the mechanical field. It is the fourth edition developed under the ANSI Consensus process is designated as an American National Standards by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Contributions to the content of this code were made by every segment of the built industry, including such diverse interests as consumers, enforcing authorities, installers/maintainers, labor, manufacturers, research/standards/ testing laboratories, special experts and users.

2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card

2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card
Author: Builder's Book
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-07-28
ISBN 10: 9781622701056
ISBN 13: 1622701054
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card Book Review:

NEW! 2015 International Residential Code® (IRC) Quick-Card by Builder's Book, Inc.A Unique Quick-Reference Guide Based on the 2015 International Residential CodeIn this unique quick-reference guide, a single, 6-page laminated card, you get most of the new International Residential Code essentials that you need to know, based on the current 2015 IRC. The code compiles all building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas and electrical requirements for non-commercial one- and two-family dwellings in one convenient code. The regulations cover dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.Featured Sections: Footings Concrete Floor Framing Wall Framing Masonry Walls Roof Framing Interior Dimensions Means of Egress Smoke Alarms HVAC Plumbing Electrical

International Building Code 2009

International Building Code 2009
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 684
Release: 2009
ISBN 10: 9781580017244
ISBN 13: 158001724X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


International Building Code 2009 Book Review:

LOOSELEAF VERSION: Featuring time-tested safety concepts and the very latest industry standards in material design, the 2009 International Building Code? offers up-to-date, comprehensive insight into the regulations surrounding the design and installation of building systems. It provides valuable structural, fire-, and life- safety provisions that cover means of egress, interior finish requirements, roofs, seismic engineering, innovative construction technology, and occupancy classifications. This content is developed in the context of the broad-based principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs, making this an indispensable reference guide for anyone seeking a strong working knowledge of building systems.

2015 International Existing Building Code

2015 International Existing Building Code
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2014-06-11
ISBN 10: 9781609834715
ISBN 13: 1609834712
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Existing Building Code Book Review:

Learn the requirements needed to instill safety and stability in existing and historic buildings - without requiring full compliance with the new construction requirements in the building code. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE LOOSE LEAF contains requirements intended to encourage the use and reuse of existing buildings by covering important topics such as repairs, alterations, additions, and changes of occupancy, making this an ideal addition to a user's code products. Chapter changes in this updated code include requirements related to the addition of sleeping units and dwelling units as they relate to the requirements for Accessible units, and Type A units and Type B units have been moved to Chapter 11 on Additions.

2012 International Plumbing Code Commentary

2012 International Plumbing Code Commentary
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2012-04-23
ISBN 10: 9781609830700
ISBN 13: 1609830709
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2012 International Plumbing Code Commentary Book Review:

Mastering code compliance has never been so easy! The 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE COMMENTARY will take readers on a journey through the newly updated 2012 International Plumbing Code (IPC), stopping along the way for insightful commentaries that explore both the rationale for, and the practical implications of, the code. Its strategy is simple: give readers the basic technical requirements, and then reinforce that content by discussing the regulations in a real-world context. Coverage includes the historical background for the code, effective methods for applying it, and potential consequences when it is not followed. This unique resource can provide the solid working knowledge that is so critical to professionals in a variety of positions, from code officials and construction workers to building contractors and plumbers. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro(tm). This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Significant Changes to the International Building Code® 2015 Edition

Significant Changes to the International Building Code® 2015 Edition
Author: International Code Council
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 353
Release: 2014-01-01
ISBN 10: 1305254724
ISBN 13: 9781305254725
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Significant Changes to the International Building Code® 2015 Edition Book Review:

Gain full access to the most critical updates in the International Building Code®, including the real-world application of those changes and how they originated — all in a single, easy-to-use resource. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE® 2015 Edition provides a comprehensive analysis of significant changes since the 2012 IBC ®, offering key insights into its contents and implications. Coverage includes changes made to both structural and non-structural provisions. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the change with strikethroughs and underlines to show modifications to the existing language. Each change is accompanied by a quick summary, detailed illustrations, and discussion of its significance, which brings the technical jargon of the code to life in a real-world setting. The attention to detail, logical organization, and thorough yet concise coverage found in this resource make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2012 IBC®.

2015 International Mechanical Code

2015 International Mechanical Code
Author: ICC,International Code Council
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014-06-12
ISBN 10: 9781609834784
ISBN 13: 160983478X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


2015 International Mechanical Code Book Review:

For the most current mechanical codes that address the design and installation of the most current mechanical systems, use the 2015 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE LOOSE LEAF. Designed to provide comprehensive regulations for mechanical systems and equipment, it includes coverage of HVAC, exhaust systems, chimneys and vents, ducts, appliances, boilers, water heaters, refrigerators, hydronic piping, and solar systems. This valuable reference uses prescriptive- and performance- related provisions to establish minimum regulations for a variety of systems. This updated code includes information on condensate pumps, and the ventilation system for enclosed parking garages.

Building Codes Illustrated

Building Codes Illustrated
Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2018-05-30
ISBN 10: 1119485045
ISBN 13: 9781119485049
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Building Codes Illustrated Book Review:

THE BESTSELLING, FULLY ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE 2018 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE Uniquely marrying the graphic skills of bestselling author Francis D.K Ching with the code expertise of Steven Winkel, FAIA, the new sixth edition of Building Codes Illustrated is a clear, concise, and easy-to-use visual guide to the International Building Code (IBC) for 2018. Fully updated throughout, it highlights all of the changes to the code for quick reference and easy navigation. It pulls out the portions of the building code that are most relevant for the architect and provides an easy-to-understand interpretation in both words and illustrations. The first two chapters of Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to Understanding the 2018 International Building Code, Sixth Edition give background and context regarding the development, organization, and use of the IBC. The following sections cover such information as: use and occupancy; building heights and areas; types of construction; fire-resistive construction; interior finishes; means of egress; accessibility; energy efficiency; roof assemblies; structural provisions; special inspections and tests; soils and foundations; building materials and systems; and more. A complete, user-friendly guide to code-compliant projects Highlights all the significant changes in the 2018 IBC Uses clear language and Frank Ching's distinctive illustrations to demystify the 2018 International Build Code (IBC) text Provides students and professionals with a fundamental understanding of IBC development, interpretation, and application Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to Understanding the 2018 International Building Code gives students and professionals in architecture, interior design, construction, and engineering a user-friendly, easy-to-use guide to the fundamentals of the 2018 IBC.