Code Check: An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe Home, 7th Edition

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Code Check: An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe Home 7th Edition is a field inspection guide to important code requirements and common code violations in the construction of one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses. The book uses clear language and helpful diagrams and reflects the most up-to-date changes in the 2012 International Residential Code. It also cross-references the 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code, 2012 Uniform Mechanical Code and the 2011 National Electrical Code to arm readers with the most precise information to date. With an emphasis on central safety principles that underlie building codes throughout the US, this book gets high grades for its accuracy, relevancy and ease of use. This item is an invaluable resource that gives builders, remodelers and inspectors everything they need to know to avoid common building code violations and, ultimately, save time and money on any construction project. Now you can gain access to the most up-to-date changes in the 2009 International Residential Code with the newly revised sixth edition of Code Check: An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe House. For those building a home—a safe home—knowing the latest codes is essential. Code Check, an invaluable resource now in its seventh edition, gives builders, remodelers, and inspectors everything they need to know to avoid common code violations and ultimately save time and money. Using clear language and helpful diagrams, Code Check reflects the most up-to-date changes in the 2012 International Residential Code. It also cross-references the Uniform Plumbing Code, Uniform Mechanical Code, and the National Electrical Code to arm readers with the most precise information to date. With an emphasis on central safety principles that underlie building codes throughout the U.S., Code Check gets high grades for its accuracy, relevancy, and ease of use.

Features:

  • The Code Check series has sold more than 1 million copies and is recognized by builders and inspectors as an accurate, dependable source for today’s most current code information.
  • Convenient flip-chart format makes it easy to quickly access the most up-to-date residential building codes for foundations, framing, plumbing, wiring, exterior and interior walls, fireplaces, and chimneys.

For builders, remodelers, home inspectors, and building inspectors, this is a handy and essential reference that provides accurate information on the most up-to-date residential building codes for foundations, framing, plumbing, wiring, as well exterior and interior walls, fireplaces, and chimneys.

By highlighting the central safety principles found in U.S. building codes - in a user-friendly format - this valuable tool gives you all the facts you need to avoid common code violations. So you can get every job done right the first time - without expensive, time-consuming callbacks.