Unlike any other book on the market, the 2012 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE COMMENTARY is a powerhouse of features: a renowned author team, the entire text and tables from the 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC), and valuable commentaries that put its technical requirements into a real-world context. Section by section, the book guides readers through the 2012 IMC, presenting clear, detailed explanations that expand on its regulations along the way. These commentaries examine the code's implications and methods of application, as well as the potential consequences that may arise when not followed. With a focus on the effective design and installation of mechanical systems, coverage includes ventilation, exhaust systems, duct systems, hydronic heating, and more. When it comes to the 2012 IMC, there simply isn't a better resource and reference guide available, and you won't to be in the field without it. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro(tm). This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.
What do you get when you take the most well-respected code organization in the industry, have them develop a comprehensive resource for learning and applying the 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC), and put it all into a single, electronic format? The 2012 INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE COMMENTARY CD. This innovative tool from the highly regarded International Code Council (ICC) contains the complete text of the 2012 IMC, which includes provisions for ventilation, exhaust systems, duct systems, hydronic heating, and more. But the ICC didn't stop there. With the click of a button, users can also access detailed notes and explanations that follow each section of the code and expand on the regulations covered. With an emphasis on placing the code in a practical, real-world context, the commentaries examine its implications, methods of application, and even the potential consequences that may arise if not followed. A must-have for anyone in or entering the industry, this CD will instill you with confidence that you can quickly and easily access the information you need to safely and effectively abide by the 2012 IMC. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro(tm). This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.
Building Code Basics Series - 2006 International Residential Code is the first in the new Building Code Basics series, a series dedicated to presenting high-quality, practical building code information in an organized, user-friendly format. This straightforward, focused approach introduces code requirements with non-threatening, non-code language, allowing readers to gain confidence in their understanding of the material. Code references are also included, and when paired with these non-technical explanations, they are a valuable addition to the book's resources. This book focuses on the basics of the residential code, with topic coverage that corresponds to the order of construction, beginning with sitework and foundations, and ending with the fire and life-safety and environmental requirements of the finished building. Technically accurate and easy to understand, this is the perfect resource for beginning inspectors.
Take away the uncertainty about applying the International Residential Code® (IRC®) with this user-friendly guide from the BUILDING CODE BASICS series. Unlike other books on the market, Building Code Basics Residential uses simplified, non-code language and logical topic organization to make complex code concepts more understandable. It avoids the technical language associated with the IRC® and instead features code references and descriptive illustrations and tables to explain code fundamentals. Chapters progress in the order of construction, from site-work and foundations through to fire- and life-safety and environmental requirements of a finished residence. Also included are requirements for plumbing, mechanical, fuel gas, electrical systems, and equipment. Building Code Basics Residents fills the existing gap for technically accurate, highly illustrative residential code resources, making it an ideal resource for both beginning and experienced code users to ensure compliance.
Sorting through a key code – whether it is the INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING, MECHANICAL, OR FUEL GAS CODES® - can be a daunting task. So when a code update occurs, you may feel even more overwhelmed. Fortunately, there is a resource that will break down all three of these codes so that readers can easily identify key changes and their real-world applications. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE®, INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL® CODE AND INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE® 2012 edition addresses more than 125 of the most crucial changes contained in these codes. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the type of change: newly added text, a modification of the existing language, or deleted text. Accompanying each change are detailed illustrations and practical examples, which clarify some of the technical jargon and make the content more relevant. The book's attention to detail, its logical organization, and its thorough yet concise coverage all make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2009 codes to the new 2012 versions.
The DEWALT RESIDENTIAL Construction CODES Complete Handbook uses the 2012 International Residential Code to cover the most common code requirements for building one- or two- family dwellings, and presents them to readers in a dynamic, easy to navigate and easy to understand format. Chapters cover the wide range of areas that must meet IRC mandates, including building, plumbing, mechanical and electrical installations. The DEWALT RESIDENTIAL Construction CODES Complete Handbook is a must-have resource for anyone working on a residential construction project.
PRINT READING FOR ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY, 3E provides the knowledge and skills needed to accurately interpret blueprints for residential and light commercial construction. This easy-to-use text explores all facets of print reading, with examples and illustrations taken from actual architectural prints. Readers are provided with the information they need to create high-quality, standardized real world working drawings. In addition, this edition is fully updated with CADD-generated print reading examples, illustrations, and exercises that comply with the highest industry standards of computer-aided design and drafting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.