2021 International Building Code(r) Illustrated Handbook (Hardcover)

2021 International Building Code(r) Illustrated Handbook By International Code Council, Douglas Thornburg, Chris Kimball Cover Image
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A comprehensive visual guide to the 2021 International Building Code(R)--fully updated for the latest regulations

Thoroughly revised to reflect the International Code Council's 2021 International Building Code(R), this full-color guide makes it easy to understand and apply complex IBC(R) provisions and achieve compliance. With an emphasis on structural and fire- and life-safety requirements, including building classification and means of egress regulations, this practical resource contains hundreds of user-friendly diagrams that clarify the application and intent of the IBC(R). Designed to save you time and money, the 2021 International Building Code(R) Illustrated Handbook provides all the information you need to get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2021 IBC(R).

Coverage includes the 2021 IBC(R)

  • Scope and Administration
  • Definitions
  • Occupancy Classification and Use
  • Special Detailed Requirements Based on Occupancy and Use
  • General Building Heights and Areas
  • Types of Construction
  • Fire and Smoke Protection Features
  • Interior Finishes
  • Fire Protection and Life-Safety Systems
  • Means of Egress
  • Accessibility
  • Interior Environment
  • Exterior Walls
  • Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures
  • Structural Design
  • Special Inspections and Tests
  • Soils and Foundations
  • Concrete
  • Aluminum
  • Masonry
  • Steel
  • Wood
  • Glass and Glazing
  • Gypsum Board, Gypsum Panel Products, and Plaster
  • Plastic
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Elevators and Conveying Systems
  • Special Construction
  • Encroachments in the Public Right-of-Way
  • Safeguards During Construction
  • Appendices A through O

Product Details
ISBN: 9781264270118
ISBN-10: 1264270119
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
Publication Date: October 8th, 2021
Pages: 976
Language: English