Building codes illustrated : a guide to understanding the 2006 International building code / Francis D.K. Ching, Steven R. Winkel

Author(s): Ching, Frank, 1943-
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Subjects: Standards, Engineering
Buildings--Specifications
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2007
LC Classification: T, TH
Table of Contents: 1. Building codes 1
2. Navigating the code 9
3. Use and occupancy 19
4. Special uses and occupancies 31
5. Building heights and areas 43
6. Types of construction 57
7. Fire-resistive construction 71
8. Interior finishes 107
9. Fire-protection systems 113
10. Means of egress 137
11. Accessibility 185
12. Interior environment 215
13. Energy efficiency 227
14. Exterior walls 247
15. Roof assemblies 261
16. Structural provisions 279
17. Building materials and systems 313
18. Existing structures 369
Additional Authors: Winkel, Steven R
International Code Council
Notes: LCCN: 2006030746
ISBN: 0471741892 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780471741893 (pbk. : alk. paper)
"International Code Council"--Cover
Includes bibliographical references (p. 379) and index
Contents: 1. Building codes -- 2. Navigating the code -- 3. Use and occupancy -- 4. Special uses and occupancies -- 5. Building heights and areas -- 6. Types of construction -- 7. Fire-resistive construction -- 8. Interior finishes -- 9. Fire-protection systems -- 10. Means of egress -- 11. Accessibility -- 12. Interior environment -- 13. Energy efficiency -- 14. Exterior walls -- 15. Roof assemblies -- 16. Structural provisions -- 17. Building materials and systems -- 18. Existing structures
Physical Description: xiii, 400 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
OCLC Number: 71164261
ISBN/ISSN: 0471741892
9780471741893

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