The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Study Guide / Edition 5 by Sharon K. Harmon, Katherine E. Kennon | | 9780470592106 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Study Guide / Edition 5

The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Study Guide / Edition 5

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by Sharon K. Harmon, Katherine E. Kennon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470592109

ISBN-13: 9780470592106

Pub. Date: 03/22/2011

Publisher: Wiley

The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Fifth Edition features jargon-free explanations of all the codes and standards of concern to designers and architects, including performance codes, fire codes, building and finish standards, energy codes, and Americans with Disabilities standards. The book uses an easy-to-navigate format that is geared towards the code

Overview

The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Fifth Edition features jargon-free explanations of all the codes and standards of concern to designers and architects, including performance codes, fire codes, building and finish standards, energy codes, and Americans with Disabilities standards. The book uses an easy-to-navigate format that is geared towards the code process as a whole, to take readers step-by-step through the codes relevant at each stage in the design process. Dozens of examples and a greatly enhanced set of illustrations, show how codes apply to real-world projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470592106
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/22/2011
Edition description:
Study Guid
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION.

SECTION 1 KEY TERMS BY CHAPTER.

SECTION 2 SHORT-ANSWER QUESTIONS.

Chapter 1 About the Codes.

Chapter 2 Occupancy Classifications and Loads.

Chapter 3 Construction Types and Building Sizes.

Chapter 4 Means of Egress.

Chapter 5 Fire and Smoke Resistant Assemblies.

Chapter 6 Fire Protection Systems.

Chapter 7 Plumbing and Mechanical Requirements.

Chapter 8 Electrical and Communication Requirements.

Chapter 9 Finish and Furniture Selection.

Chapter 10 Code Offi cials and the Code Process.

SECTION 3 STUDY PROBLEMS.

Chapter 1 About the Codes.

Chapter 2 Occupancy Classifications and Loads.

Chapter 3 Construction Types and Building Sizes.

Chapter 4 Means of Egress.

Chapter 5 Fire and Smoke Resistant Assemblies.

Chapter 6 Fire Protection Systems.

Chapter 7 Plumbing and Mechanical Requirements.

Chapter 8 Electrical and Communication Requirements.

Chapter 9 Finish and Furniture Selection.

Chapter 10 Code Officials and the Code Process.

SECTION 4 ANSWERS TO SHORT-ANSWER QUESTIONS.

SECTION 5 ANSWERS TO STUDY PROBLEMS.

APPENDIX A CODE TABLES.

APPENDIX B FULL-SIZE CHECKLISTS.

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