International Building Code
Resource pages for "International Building Code"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
The Single Ply Roofing Industry (SPRI) helped build the new code language for securing lighting protection systems on commercial roofs.
Facility managers may want to invest in structural elements that exceed the protection provided in building codes.
The International Building Code (IBC) for 2021 mandates the inclusion of automatic doors for entrances to public buildings.
The SmokeShield Elevator acts as a barrier to prevent smoke and hot gases from entering the elevator hoistway.
The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance has updated a guide outlining the considerations necessary for choosing proper glass for non-residential skylight and sloped glazing applications.
Using current codes demonstrates commitment to safety and savings; 32 states have updated to the 2012 I-Codes at the state or local level.
Do you have any recommendations for flashing this HVAC unit? Is a double curb the only way to approach this situation?