What is the California seismic building code?

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Does the California Building Code allow use of wolmanized wood?

The California Building Code allows the use of wolmanized wood. Wolmanized wood, which has a preservative in order to prevent fungus or termites, is common in certain construction jobs where wood m... Read More »

Other then being a code requirement is there a reason why a plumbing system in a building needs at least one vent to the outside of the building and why not use a sufficient number of Air Admitt?

waste management vs bacteria storage To facilitate the minimum [gravity flow] activity for any type of liquid transfer application(s), [in this case, waste management], one vent will allow liquid m... Read More »

What is the uniform building code?

The Uniform Building Code (UBC) was a set of regulations for building design and construction established by the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) in 1927. The ICBO was replaced... Read More »

What is the new florida building code?

The Florida Building Code continues to develop after years of evolution in the face of destructive hurricanes and storms. The Florida Building Code is updated every three years and is periodically ... Read More »