The DEWALT Residential Construction Codes Complete Handbook uses the 2015 International Residential Code to cover the most common code requirements for building one- or two-family dwellings, and presents them to users in an easy to navigate and easy to understand format. Sections cover the wide range of residential construction topics that must meet IRC mandates, including building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical installations, with high-dimensional illustrations to help explain code application. This title is a must-have resource for anyone working on a residential construction project. Its comprehensive coverage includes: Administrative standards, Definitions of terms, Building planning, Foundations, Floors, Walls and wall coverings, Roofs and roof coverings, Chimneys and fireplaces, Energy efficiency. Mechanical topics: installation, heating and cooling equipment, exhaust and duct systems, combustion air, boilers, piping, appliances, solar systems, and fuel gas. Plumbing topics: connections, inspections, design considerations and materials, systems, water heaters, supply, and distribution. Electrical topics: inspections, equipment, services, branch circuits, wiring methods, power and lighting, devices and luminaires, appliances, and swimming pools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Gas Pipe Sizing lonGeSt-pipe-lenGth Method Pipe size is based on several criteria including the type of pipe material, gas capacity of each appliance, the distance from the meter to the appliance, and the pressure throughout the gas system. aPiping ... Select the appropriate table based on the type of pipe material, the type of gas (natural or LP), the gas pressure, pressure drop, and specific gravity.
|Title||:||DEWALT 2015 Residential Construction Codes: Complete Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-10-27|