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2012 Residential

0101.2 - Automobile Bridge Code Applicability.pdf .pdf
0101.2 - Bed and Breakfast Dwelling.pdf .pdf
0101.2 - Condominium and Applicable Codes.pdf .pdf
0101.2 - Outdoor Fire Pits.pdf .pdf
0101.2 - Outdoor Fireplaces.pdf .pdf
0101.2 - Permit Requirements for Piers Docks Bulkheads on Residential Property.pdf .pdf
0202 - Definition of Bedroom.pdf .pdf
0202 - Mean Roof Height Calculation.pdf .pdf
0301 - Cob Construction.pdf .pdf
0301.1 and Appendix M - Boathouses Accessory to Single-Family Dwellings.pdf .pdf
0301.2 - Seismic Design Categories.pdf .pdf
0301.2 - Use of DASMA Technical Data Sheet 155h for Determining DP Ratings for Garage Doors.pdf .pdf
0301.2.1.2 - Windborne Debris Protection.pdf .pdf
0302 - Location on Lot Related to Zoning, Deed Restrictions and Covenants.pdf .pdf
0302.5.1 - Garage Fire Separation Opening Protection.pdf .pdf
0302.5.2 - Flexible Air Duct in Garage of Single Family Dwellings.pdf .pdf
0302.6 - Fiber-Cement Board Siding for Residence-Garage Separation.pdf .pdf
0302.6 - Garage Separation from Habitable Rooms Above.pdf .pdf
0302.6 - Residential Aircraft Hangar - Dwelling Unit Fire Separation.pdf .pdf
0303.3 - Vanity Room Exhaust Fan.pdf .pdf
0303.8 - Heating Requirements for Sunrooms.pdf .pdf
0307.1 - Minimum Plumbing Fixture Clearances.pdf .pdf
0307.1 Lavatory Sidewall Clearance Residential.pdf .pdf
0308.1 - Glazing Labeling in Hazardous Locations.pdf .pdf
0308.4 - Tempered Glass for Windows 9 Sq Ft or More.pdf .pdf
0308.4 - Tempered Glass Next to Doors.pdf .pdf
0310 - Emergency Escape and Rescue Opening for Casement Windows.pdf .pdf
0310 - Skylights Used as Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings.pdf .pdf
0310 - Window Replacement - Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings.pdf .pdf
0310.1.1 - Emergency Escape and Rescue Opening Minimum Size.pdf .pdf
0311.2 - Exterior Egress Door Dimensions.pdf .pdf
0311.3 - Double Door Exit.pdf .pdf
0311.7.1 - Projections on Stairway Walls.pdf .pdf
0311.7.2 - Fixed Stairway Upper Landing Headroom.pdf .pdf
0311.7.4 - Stair Riser Height Measurement at Thresholds.pdf .pdf
0312 - Guard Rails on Screened Porches.pdf .pdf
0312.1 - Guard Height at Benches and Hot Tubs on Decks.pdf .pdf
0313.1 - Sprinklers in Townhouses Separated by Two 1-hour Walls.pdf .pdf
0314.3 - Smoke Detectors in Attics.pdf .pdf
0314.3 - Smoke Detectors in Residential Aircraft Hangers.pdf .pdf
0314.4 - Smoke Alarms in Existing One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Townhouses.pdf .pdf
0315 - Carbon Monoxide Alarms in One-and-Two-Family Dwellings and Townhouses.pdf .pdf
0317 - Galvanized Flashing Used With New Pressure Treated Wood.pdf .pdf
0318.1 - Borate Termite Treatment.pdf .pdf
0322.1.8 - Engineered Wood Products and and Connectors in Marine and Flood Zone Environments.pdf .pdf
0403.1 - Continuous Footings at Garage Door Openings.pdf .pdf
0403.1.6 - Anchorage of Interior Load-Bearing Walls on Slab-On-Grade.pdf .pdf
0403.1.6 - Foundation Anchor Strap Spacing.pdf .pdf
0403.1.6 - Sill Plate Anchor Bolt Hole Size.pdf .pdf
0403.1.6 and R404.1.5.3 - Alternate Anchorage for Pier and Curtain Wall Foundations.pdf .pdf
0404.1.1 - Maximum Foundation Wall Height Without Unbalanced Backfill.pdf .pdf
0404.1.5 - Nonload-bearing Masonry Foundation Curtain Walls.pdf .pdf
0404.1.5.1 - Pier and Curtain Wall Bonding.pdf .pdf
0404.4 - Guards On Retaining Walls.pdf .pdf
0407.3 - Porch Column Attachment.pdf .pdf
0408.1.5 - Crawlspace Vents Under Porch.pdf .pdf
0408.1.5 - Porch and Dwelling Unit Crawl Space Separation Vents.pdf .pdf
0409.5 - Closed Crawl Space Moisture Control - Permitting and H3 Licensure.pdf .pdf
0409.5 - Closed Crawl Space Moisture Control - Permitting and H3 Licensure.pdf .pdf
0502 - Engineered Wood Structural Products.pdf .pdf
0502 5 - Supplements to Girder and Header Span Tables for No. 2 Southern Pine (3).pdf .pdf
0502.6 - Wood Girder Plate.pdf .pdf
0502.8 - Drilling and Notching of Girders.pdf .pdf
0502.8 - Drilling Middle Two-Tenths of Floor Joists.pdf .pdf
0602 - Engineered Wood Structural Products.pdf .pdf
0602.1 - Ungraded Lumber.pdf .pdf
0612.2 - Window Sill Height Measurement to Porch Roof.pdf .pdf
0612.9 - Replacement Windows - Windborne Debris Protection.pdf .pdf
0703.8 - Aluminum Flashing Material.pdf .pdf
0802 - Engineered Wood Structural Products.pdf .pdf
0806.2 - Cross Ventilation in Porches.pdf .pdf
1101.1 - Garage Heating and Cooling for a Dwelling.pdf .pdf
1101.1.3 - Energy Requirements - HeatingCooling Existing Screened and Enclosed Porches and Decks with Mini Split System.pdf .pdf
1101.2 - Concrete Masonry Unit Cores Filled with Integral Insulation.pdf .pdf
1102 - Insulation Placement Between Multi-Family Dwelling Units.pdf .pdf
1102.1 - Cob Construction.pdf .pdf
1102.1 - Termite Inspection Gaps And Energy Trade-off Calculations.pdf .pdf
1102.1.2 - Concrete Masonry Unit Cores Filled with Integral Insulation.pdf .pdf
1102.1.3 - Concrete Masonry Unit Cores Filled with Integral Insulation.pdf .pdf
1102.2.12 - Rim Joists Between Floors.pdf .pdf
1102.3.6 - Window Replacement for Residential Buildings.pdf .pdf
1102.4.1 - Building Envelope Air Sealing-Utility Penetrations.pdf .pdf
1103.1.1 - Programmable Thermostats.pdf .pdf
1103.2.2 - Duct Tightness Testing Requirement-Replacement Ductwork.pdf .pdf
1103.6.2 - Compatible Properly Matched Partial Replacement of a Split System Heat Pump or Air Conditioner.pdf .pdf
1103.6.2 - Partial Replacement of a Split System Heat Pump or Air Conditioner.pdf .pdf
1103.8.3 - Exemption for Covers for Heated Pools and In-ground Permanently Installed Spas.pdf .pdf
4502 - Use of DASMA Technical Data Sheet 155h for Determining DP Ratings for Garage Doors.pdf .pdf
4502 - Window Replacement - Design Pressure Rating.pdf .pdf
4503.1 - Footing Widths in 120 and 130 MPH Wind Zones.pdf .pdf
4605.5 - Engineered Wood Products and Connectors in Marine and Flood Zone Environments.pdf .pdf
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White Paper 2012 Fireblocking.pdf .pdf