Code Check Complete

An Illustrated Guide to the Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Electrical Codes

Author: Redwood Kardon,Douglas Hansen,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600854934

Category: House & Home

Page: 234

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Provides an all-in-one guide to the most commonly cited code violations encountered by building inspectors.
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Code Check

An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe House

Author: Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: Taunton Press

ISBN: 1600850456

Category: Architecture

Page: 30

View: 2018

Designed to emphasize the central life-safety principles that underscore building codes throughout the United States, this updated sixth edition of the essential Code Check guide provides all the information that builders need to avoid the most common code violations. Featuring laminated pages and a spiral-bound spine that lies flat, this reliable reference reflects the most up-to-date changes in the current International Residential Code. Covering foundations, framing, plumbing, wiring, interior and exterior walls, fireplaces, and chimneys, the flipbook is also cross-referenced to the Uniform Plumbing Code, the Uniform Mechanical Code, and the National Electrical Code. This tough-as-nails new edition belongs on every job site.
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Code Check Building

An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes

Author: Michael Casey,Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781561589128

Category: House & Home

Page: 30

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Code Check Building: An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes, 4th Edition, emphasizes the key safety principles underlying building codes throughout the United States. Using clear language to ensure compliance with codes at each stage of construction, this edition reflects the most up-to-date changes in the 2015 International Residential Code. Tables and illustrations help to clarify the complex rules and numerous changes in the latest edition of the codes. Specific code change are highlighted throughout the text and summarized at the end of the book. The Code Check series is one of Taunton's most successful book lines, selling over 1,100,000 copies. Spiral bound, with durable laminiated pages, the books in this series are designed to be used on-site for quick reference, ensuring that all jobs meet the highest safety standards while drastically reducing code violation call-backs. The Code Check series is endorsed by the International Code Council (ICC).
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Code Check Commercial

An Illustrated Guide to Commercial Building Codes

Author: Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600850820

Category: Architecture

Page: 46

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Using clear language and informative diagrams, "Code Check Commercial" is based on the 2009 International and Uniform Codes and the 2009 National Electrical Code.
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Code Check Building for California

Author: Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781600850837

Category: Architecture

Page: 30

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Code Check Building California: An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes, emphasizes life-safety principles underlying building codes for California. Using clear language and helpful diagrams, this edition reflects the most up-to-date changes in the International Residential Code. The spiral-bound Code Check series is endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO). With durable laminated pages, it is designed to be used on-site for quick reference. The Code Check series is one of Taunton's most successful book lines, selling over 1 million copies. Spiral bound, with durable laminated pages, the books in this series are designed to be used on-site for quick reference, ensuring that all jobs meet the highest safety standards while drastically reducing code violation call-backs. The Code Check series is endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO)
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Code Check Electrical

An Illustrated Guide to Wiring a Safe House

Author: Redwood Kardon,Douglas Hansen,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600853340

Category: Architecture

Page: 32

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This volume picks up where the original Code Check leaves off and expands on the electrical code section. Code Check Electrical clarifies the principles behind the electrical codes to ensure safety and prevent unnecessary violations. It also explains why electrical codes call for certain specifications.
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Residential Building Codes Illustrated

A Guide to Understanding the 2009 International Residential Code

Author: Steven R. Winkel,David S. Collins,Steven P. Juroszek

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470916486

Category: Architecture

Page: 352

View: 6905

An easy-to-use illustrated guide to building codes for residential structures As the construction industry moves to a single set of international building codes, architects and construction professionals need an interpretive guide to understand how the building code affects the early design of specific projects. This newest addition to Wiley’s series of focused guides familiarizes code users with the 2009 International Residential Code® (IRC) as it applies to residential buildings. The book provides architects, engineers, and other related building professionals with an understanding of how the International Residential Code was developed, and how it is likely to be interpreted when applied to the design and construction of residential buildings. • User-friendly visual format that makes finding the information you need quick and easy • The book’s organization follows the 2009 International Residential Code itself • Nearly 900 illustrations, by architectural illustrator Steven Juroszek in the style of noted illustrator and author Frank Ching, visualize and explain the codes • Text written by experienced experts who have been instrumental in gaining acceptance for the new unified building code This book is an essential companion to the IRC for both emerging practitioners and experienced practitioners needing to understand the new IRC.
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Code Check Building

An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes

Author: Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600853296

Category: Architecture

Page: 31

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"A condensed guide to the building portions of the 2009 International Residential Code (IRC) for One- & Two-family Dwellings"--Verso of cover.
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Plumbing

A Field Guide to the Plumbing Codes

Author: Redwood Kardon,Michael Casey,Douglas Hansen

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781561586240

Category: House & Home

Page: 29

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Save on time, money, and potential delays for code violations. Code Check Plumbing & Mechanical is an essential reference guide providing reliable information on up-to-date residential plumbing and mechanical codes. Highly accurate and cross-referenced to the current International Residential Code, Uniform Plumbing Code, and Uniform Mechanical Code. Designed for quick on-site referencing, this go-to book has durable, laminated pages and a practical spiral binding. Detailed reference tables, more than 100 illustrations, and clear language help to clarify complex rules and numerous code changes.
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Building Codes Illustrated for Healthcare Facilities

A Guide to Understanding the 2006 International Building Code

Author: Steven R. Winkel,David S. Collins, FAIA,Steven P. Juroszek,Francis D. K. Ching

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470048476

Category: Architecture

Page: 432

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Now more than ever, architects need an interpretive guide to understand how the building code affects the early design of specific projects. This easy-to-use, illustrative guide is part of a new series covering building codes based on the International Building Code for 2006. This book presents the complex code issues inherent to healthcare facility design in a clear, easily understandable format.
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Building Codes Illustrated

A Guide to Understanding the 2012 International Building Code

Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118330145

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

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An easy-to-use, updated illustrated guide to the 2012 edition of the International Building Code This unique reference to the 2012 International Building Code marries the graphic skills of bestselling author Frank Ching with the code expertise of Steven Winkel, FAIA. 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. Rather than a text-heavy book, this is much more conducive to quick comprehension of the code, presenting information in an exciting user-friendly visual format.
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Code Check Building

An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes

Author: Redwood Kardon,Paddy Morrissey,Douglas Hansen

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781631865657

Category: House & Home

Page: 32

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Code Check Building: An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes, 4th Edition, emphasizes the key safety principles underlying building codes throughout the United States. Using clear language to ensure compliance with codes at each stage of construction, this edition reflects the most up-to-date changes in the 2015 International Residential Code. Tables and illustrations help to clarify the complex rules and numerous changes in the latest edition of the codes. Specific code change are highlighted throughout the text and summarized at the end of the book. The Code Check series is one of Taunton's most successful book lines, selling over 1,100,000 copies. Spiral bound, with durable laminiated pages, the books in this series are designed to be used on-site for quick reference, ensuring that all jobs meet the highest safety standards while drastically reducing code violation call-backs. The Code Check series is endorsed by the International Code Council (ICC).
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Black & Decker Codes for Homeowners, Updated 3rd Edition

Electrical - Mechanical - Plumbing - Building - Current with 2015-2017 Codes

Author: Bruce A. Barker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1591869064

Category: House & Home

Page: 240

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Electrical - Mechanical - Plumbing - Building - Current with 2015-2017 Codes
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Code Check Electrical

An Illustrated Guide to Wiring a Safe House

Author: Redwood Kardon,Douglas Hansen

Publisher: Taunton Press

ISBN: 160085012X

Category: House & Home

Page: 30

View: 4207

Endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials, this revised edition of Code Check Electrical has been completely updated to meet the demands of the 2008 National Electrical Code. Spiral bound with long-lasting laminated pages, this reliable resource clearly details how to avoid the most common electrical violations while stressing the safety principles behind building codes throughout the United States. The fifth edition covers every type of residential electrical system, offering accurate and authoritative information about overhead service drops, working space, multi-meter services, temporary wiring, grounding, bonding, and so much more. Hundreds of illustrations, tables, and figures make this the on-the-job choice for electricians, contractors, and inspectors.
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Building Codes Illustrated

A Guide to Understanding the 2015 International Building Code

Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119150957

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

View: 6997

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.
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Applying the Building Code

Step-by-Step Guidance for Design and Building Professionals

Author: Ronald L. Geren

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118920759

Category: Architecture

Page: 464

View: 2584

"The book provides a 28-step process that is organized according to the three phases of architectural design: schematic design, design development, and construction documents"--
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Code Check HVAC

A Field Guide to Heating and Cooling

Author: Michael Casey,Redwood Kardon,Douglas Hansen,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781561587377

Category: House & Home

Page: 29

View: 3712

Designed for quick, on-site use, this newly updated reference lists the current code requirements for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems, and is cross-referenced to the current Uniform Mechanical Code and the International Residential Code. Outlining the principles behind the codes, the book ensures that all jobs meet the most stringent safety standards while reducing code violation callbacks. Endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO), this guide is spiral-bound with laminated pages for durability and ease of use.
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Building Contractor's Exam Preparation Guide

Author: John E. Traister,C. Keeler Chapman

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572180307

Category: Study Aids

Page: 318

View: 1054

Pass your state, county or city contractor's exam with confidence. This book includes sample questions and the correct answers from actual state, county, and city exams across the country.
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Code Check for California

An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe House

Author: Douglas Hansen,Redwood Kardon

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781600850844

Category: Architecture

Page: 30

View: 4874

For builders, remodelers, and inspectors in the state of California, here are the most up-to-date changes in the building code, which took affect on January 1, 2008. In clear, straightforward language, reinforced by useful illustrations, this valuable manual gives you everything you need to meet California's strict code requirements. So you can make sure every detail is right the first time - to save time and money on every job. With durable spiral binding and laminated pages, this user-friendly flip chart is up to the rigorous demands of any work site - and all kinds of weather.
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International Residential Code for One-And Two-Family Dwellings 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834708

Category: Architecture

Page: 902

View: 1354

This comprehensive code for homebuilding combines building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, energy, and electrical provisions into a single resource. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE FOR ONE- AND TWO- FAMILY DWELLINGS SOFT COVER uses these provisions to provide detailed insight into the construction of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories high. Using foundational principles that facilitate the use of new materials and building designs to guide the content, this reference guide also establishes minimum regulations using prescriptive provisions. This updated code includes information on common walls separating townhouses, remodeling of an existing basement, ramps that do not serve the required egress door, and carbon monoxide alarms.
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