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2012 ICC International Residential Code (IRC), Softcover

2012 ICC International Residential Code (IRC), Softcover

Avoid costly violations and pass inspections with the 2012 ICC International Residential Code (IRC), Softcover Edition!

Price: $150.99
ISBN: 9781609830427
Product Code: 3100S12
Year: 2012
Binding: Softcover     Page Count: 904
Publisher: International Code Council

The 2012 ICC International Residential Code (IRC) compiles all building, plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, and electrical requirements for one- and two-family dwellings in one convenient code. The regulations cover dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.

The 2012 IRC contains many important changes including:

  • A new Seismic Design Category (SDC) map
  • A new wind map delineates areas requiring design to resist wind forces
  • A new table for minimum fire separation distance for dwellings equipped throughout with an approved automatic sprinkler system
  • Doors between garage and dwelling now require self-closing devices
  • New requirements for openings and penetrations of the roof in townhouse dwelling units
  • Now includes prescriptive provisions for the construction of isolated masonry pier foundations supporting raised floor systems
  • Wall Bracing provisions have been completely reorganized
  • New wall bracing provisions offer an alternative method of bracing

Avoid violations and pass inspections. Order your 2012 International Residential Code today!