Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181205

Category: House & Home

Page: 306

View: 1900

Packed with plumbing isometrics and helpful illustrations, this guide makes clear the code requirements for installing materials for plumbing and gas systems. Includes code tables for pipe sizing and fixture units, and code requirements for just about all areas of plumbing, from water supply and vents to sanitary drainage systems. Covers the principles and terminology of the code, how the various systems work and are regulated, and code-compliance issues you'll likely encounter on the job.
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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

View: 4009

Provides an all-in-one guide to the most commonly cited code violations encountered by building inspectors.
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Author: Jack M. Hageman

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 1572182024

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 402

View: 3318

Don't let your jobs be held up by failing code inspections. Smooth sign-off by the inspector is the goal, but to make this ideal happen on your job site, you need to understand the requirements of latest editions of the International Building Code and the International Residential Code. Understanding what the codes require can be a real challenge. This new, completely revised Contractor's Guide to the Building Code cuts through the "legalese" of the code books. It explains the important requirements for residential and light commercial structures in plain, simple English so you can get it right the first time.
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Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834814

Category: Architecture

Page: 166

View: 6301

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.
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Author: Ben Moselle

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181502

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 500

View: 2737

"Manhours, labor and material costs for most home improvement work. Includes instructions for doing the work, with helpful illustrations, and tricks and tips from experienced remodelers."
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Author: Stephen Diller,Janelle Diller

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181519

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 787

View: 4656

"Step-by-step installation instructions for most repair and remodeling and residential construction tasks. Dozens of jobs, arranged alphabetically. Fully illustrated with tips and tricks-of-the-trade. Includes man hours for each entry for estimating and bidding."
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Author: Albert S. Paxton

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181472

Category: House & Home

Page: 290

View: 868

"Current labor, material and equipment costs for repair and remodeling work."
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A Field Guide to the Plumbing Codes

Author: Redwood Kardon,Michael Casey,Douglas Hansen

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN: 9781561586240

Category: House & Home

Page: 29

View: 5922

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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Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609837457

Category: Education

Page: 172

View: 7524

"A member of the International Code Family."
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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

View: 4345

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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Author: R. Woodson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071606076

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 464

View: 2791

A Complete Guide to the 2009 International Plumbing Codes Fully updated to reflect the changes in the International Code Council 2009 International Plumbing Code, this authoritative volume follows the IPC chapter by chapter. Master plumber, master gasfitter, and bestselling author R. Dodge Woodson puts the International Plumbing Code and the Private Sewage Disposal Code into plain English for easy use on the job. Woodson's ready-to-use answers help you get plumbing jobs done right, on time, and up to the standards of the 2009 codes. It's all the plumbing information you need in one reliable resource, including how to: Solve pipe, drainage, vent, trap, and other plumbing questions FAST Fix common plumbing problems with the workable solutions illustrated inside Find worked-out examples of nearly every type of plumbing task Quickly locate the right figures, formulas, and charts for water heaters, fixtures, faucets, fuel piping, storm water drainage, and more Cut labor and material costs by meeting but not exceeding codes Avoid leaks, malfunctions, blockages, plumbing-caused damage, callbacks, and other costly troubles 2009 International Plumbing Codes Handbook covers: Definitions * Administrative Policies and Procedures * General Regulations * Fixtures * Water Heaters * Water Supply and Distribution * Sanitary Drainage Systems * Indirect and Special Wastes * Vents * Traps, Clean-Outs, and Interceptors * Storm Drainage * Special Piping and Storage Systems * Recycling Gray Water * Referenced Standards * Rainfall Rates * Degree Days and Design Temperatures * Evaluating Sites and their Requirements * Materials * Sizing and Installing Soil Absorption Systems * Pressure Distribution Systems * Tanks * Mound Systems * Using the Code in the Real World
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Decoding Chapter 9 of the Ipc

Author: Bob Scott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780615904788

Category:

Page: 134

View: 4929

ICC endorsed edition. An in-depth illustrated manual dedicated to the IPC plumbing venting methods. Dozens of diagrams and photos showing the correct and incorrect examples of common venting, horizontal and vertical wet-venting, combination waste and vent, circuit venting, single stack venting and more based on the criteria established in chapter 9 of the 2015 International Plumbing Code.
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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: 3592

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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Author: Theodore C. Lemoff,National Fire Protection Association

Publisher: National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

ISBN: 9780877654469

Category: Gas appliances

Page: 576

View: 4986

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An Illustrated Guide to Wiring a Safe House

Author: Redwood Kardon,Douglas Hansen,Paddy Morrissey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781600853340

Category: Architecture

Page: 32

View: 983

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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Author: Terry Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071709282

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

View: 1498

A unique visual approach to interpreting and applying the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code While other plumbing code books are annotated guides filled with almost as much legalese as the code itself, this is the only book to use illustrations as the basis for explanation, a bulleted format for text, and real-world case studies to explain how to apply and interpret the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code. Audience: Plumbers/pipefitters/steamfitters (550,000); Architects (113,000); Building Inspectors (75,000); Construction Managers (305,000)
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Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9780934041041

Category: Reference

Page: 320

View: 6529

Hundreds of questions and answers to help you pass the apprentice, journeyman, or master plumber's exam. Questions are in the style of the actual exam. The best way to prepare yourself for examination day!
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Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834708

Category: Architecture

Page: 902

View: 6656

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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