2018 International Existing Building Code / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- ICC (distributed by Cengage Learning)
Encourages the use and reuse of existing buildings. This code covers repair, alteration, addition and change of occupancy for existing buildings and historic buildings, while achieving appropriate levels of safety without requiring full compliance with the new construction requirements contained in the other I-Codes.
|Publisher:||ICC (distributed by Cengage Learning)|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
ICC is a leading organization dedicated to developing a single set of comprehensive, coordinated national model construction codes. To date, 48 U.S. states have adopted various international codes from ICC.
Table of Contents
1. Scope and Administration. 2. Definitions. 3. Provisions for All Compliance Methods. 4. Repairs. 5. Prescriptive Compliance Method. 6. Classification of Work. 7. Alterations-Level 1. 8. Alterations-Level 2. 9. Alterations-Level 3. 10. Change of Occupancy. 11. Additions. 12. Historic Buildings. 13. Performance Compliance Methods. 14. Relocated or Moved Buildings. 15. Construction Safeguards. 16. Referenced Standards. 17. Appendix A: Guidelines for the Seismic Retrofit of Existing Buildings. 18. A1: Seismic Strengthening Provisions for Unreinforced Masonry Bearing Wall Buildings. 19. A2: Earthquake Hazard Reduction In Existing Reinforced Concrete and Reinforced Masonry Wall Buildings with Flexible Diaphragms. 20. A3: Prescriptive Provisions for Seismic Strengthening of Cripple Walls and Sill Plate Anchorage of Light, Wood-Frame Residential Buildings. 21. A4: Earthquake Risk Reduction in Wood-Frame Residential Buildings with Soft, WEAK or Open Front Walls. 22. A5: Referenced Standards. 23. Appendix B: Supplementary Accessibility Requirements for Existing Buildings and Facilities. 24. Appendix C: Guidelines for the Wind Retrofit of Existing Buildings. 25. C1: Gable End Retrofit for High-Wind Areas. 26. C2: Roof Deck Fastening for High-Wind Areas. 27. Resource A: Guidelines on Fire Ratings of Archaic Materials and Assemblies.