Wall-bracing requirements are outlined in Section R602.10 of the International Residential Code
(IRC), and the code allows some flexibility in how a builder com plies.
This year, the International Code Council surprised builders when it included language requiring safety vacuum release devices in the appendix of its International Residential Code
(see the sidebar "Speaking in code").
Appendix H of the International Residential Code
defines "patio cover" as a one-story structure under 12 feet in height with at least 65% of the longest free-standing wall open or glazed.
The Texas Legislature approved the adoption of the International Code Council's (ICC) International Residential Code
for one- and two-family dwellings.
These hearings bring together code officials, fire service representatives, architects, engineers, and others to consider literally thousands of proposed changes to the final drafts of the International Building Code (IBC), International Fire Code (IFC), and International Residential Code
Aldermen Monday recommended adopting the 2015 versions of the International Residential Code
, as well as four other construction codes, to update city laws.
The report, completed by Building Drops in Dania Beach, Florida, complies with the requirements of the 2015 International Building Code, 2015 International Residential Code
, and 2015 Aluminum Design Manual.
Helix Steel Micro Rebar imparts cracking resistance in concrete slabs and structures, and is the only product bearing an ISO 17065 evaluation report showing compliance with International Building Code and International Residential Code
provisions for augmenting or replacing traditional reinforcing steel.
Exhaust-only ventilation leads to depressurization in houses, town houses and row houses constructed to meet the 2015 International Residential Code
and significant depressurization in apartment construction that is constructed to meet the 2015 International Building Code.
On April 7, Ryan Kelso, CEO of Complete Design Inc., is teaching a four-hour seminar on International Residential Code
It is organized with a practical success story at the beginning of each section, green building tips, International Residential Code
references, safety reminders, and step by step procedures.