2018 International Building Code Illustrated Handbook
A comprehensive visual companion to the International Building Code®?2018 edition
Thoroughly updated to address the provisions of the ICC’s 2018 International Building Code®, this fully-illustrated guide makes it easy to understand and apply the most critical code provisions. Covering both fire- and life-safety and structural provisions, this practical resource contains hundreds of user-friendly diagrams designed to clarify the application and intent of the IBC. The 2018 International Building Code® Illustrated Handbook provides all the information needed to get construction jobs done right and achieve compliance. An invaluable companion to the 2018 IBC, it is a must have resource for building officials, architects, engineers, contractors and all building construction professionals.
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• Scope and Administration • Definitions • Use and Occupancy Classification • Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy • General Building Heights and Areas • Types of Construction • Fire and Smoke Protection Features • Interior Finishes • Fire Protection Systems • Means of Egress • Accessibility • Interior Environment • Exterior Walls • Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures • Structural Design • Special inspections and tests• Soils and Foundations • Concrete • Masonry • Steel • Wood • Glass and Glazing • Gypsum Board and Plaster • Plastic • Plumbing• Elevators and Conveying Systems • Special Construction • Encroachments in the Public Right-of-Way • Safeguards During Construction