Who regulates the building code inspectors?

Answer Organizations--such as the International Code Council and the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials--regulate who is certified to become a building code inspector. These or... Read More »

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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 »

Building Code on Decks?

The addition of a deck is an asset to a home, both in terms of the enjoyment by the occupants and the value of the property. There are building codes related to deck construction that must be follo... Read More »

Ontario Building Code Act?

The Ontario Building Code Act was passed in 1992. It contains provisions for constructing and demolishing buildings and issuing conditional building permits. Inspectors, acting under the powers giv... 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 »