Illustrated Building Code HandbookIllustrated 2009 Building Code Handbook [1ed.]0071606181, 9780071606189

Author : Terry Patterson
Description:A Unique Visual Guide to the 2009 International Building CodeUpdated to reflect the changes in the International Code Council 2009 International Building Code, this illustrated guide makes it easy to understand and apply complex Code requirements and achieve compliance. Designed to save you time and money, this detailed reference transforms difficult paragraphs into simple lists and converts complicated equations into accessible tables.Ready-to-use answers and practical case studies help you get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2009 Code. The Illustrated 2009 Building Code Handbook is also an invaluable study guide for the design portion of the architectural licensing examination. Achieve Full Compliance with Every Aspect of the 2009 Code:Scope and AdministrationDefinitionsUse and Occupancy ClassificationSpecial Detailed Requirements Based on Use and OccupancyGeneral Building Heights and AreasTypes of ConstructionFire and Smoke Protection FeaturesInterior FinishesFire Protection SystemsMeans of EgressAccessibilityInterior EnvironmentEnergy EfficiencyExterior WallsRoof Assemblies and Rooftop StructuresStructural DesignStructural Tests and Special InspectionsSoils and FoundationsConcreteAluminumMasonrySteelWoodGlass and GlazingGypsum Board and PlasterPlasticElectricalMechanical SystemsPlumbing SystemsElevators and Conveying SystemsSpecial ConstructionEncroachments into the Public Right-of-WaySafeguards During ConstructionExisting StructuresReferenced Standards
Categories: Art Design: Architecture
Year :2009
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 1210
File Info : pdf 9 Mb