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2012 International Building Code (IBC) Handbook

2012 International Building Code (IBC) Handbook

By Douglas W Thornburg, John R Henry, Jay Woodward

The ultimate guide to the 2012 International Building Code!

Price: $152.00
ISBN: 9780071801317
Product Code: 4000S12
Year: 2012
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 992
Publisher: International Code Council


Updated to reflect the International Code Council 2012 International Building Code, this full-color resource makes it easy to understand and apply complex IBC requirements and achieve compliance in everything you design-build, or oversee.

More than 600 full-color illustrations help to clarify the application and intent of many code provisions, with an emphasis on the structural and fire- and life-safety provisions. The 2012 International Building Code Handbook provides the information you need to get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2012 IBC.

Achieve Full Compliance with the 2012 IBC:

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

Pass inspection with the practical information in this practical reference!