National Plumbing Codes Handbook / Edition 2

National Plumbing Codes Handbook / Edition 2

by R. Woodson
     
 

The Standard Code Book for the Plumbing Industry—with Great New Features. Here is a complete, convenient, easy-to-use reference for the three major plumbing codes in use today: BOCA, the Uniform Building Code, and the Standard Plumbing Code. This practical guide clearly explains the code specifications for procedures. . .installations. . .materials. . .and

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The Standard Code Book for the Plumbing Industry—with Great New Features. Here is a complete, convenient, easy-to-use reference for the three major plumbing codes in use today: BOCA, the Uniform Building Code, and the Standard Plumbing Code. This practical guide clearly explains the code specifications for procedures. . .installations. . .materials. . .and documentation. This second edition is a thorough revision of the Handbook. the revised edition has several helpful new features: Completely updated plumbing codes—BOCA, UBC, SPC; Troubleshooting information; Math calculations and sample business forms; Private sewage and water supply chapters; combination waste and vent system chapter; Job-site safety recommendations; and much more. Woodson has made the Handbook a plumbing contractor's encyclopedia. win more bids and ease the work for yourself in the field. Learn how to size a pump for a well. Understand your responsibilities for electrical wiring. Get familiar with the building codes you need to know. and find it all here, in the National Plumbing Codes Handbook.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070718548
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
414
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Administrative Policies and Procedures1
Ch. 2Regulations, Permits, and Code Enforcement9
Ch. 3Approved Materials and Their Connection23
Ch. 4Drainage Systems49
Ch. 5Using Combination Waste and Vent Systems83
Ch. 6Private Sewage Systems91
Ch. 7Septic System Failures103
Ch. 8Understanding the Vent System111
Ch. 9Traps, Cleanouts, Interceptors, and More147
Ch. 10Fixtures163
Ch. 11Potable Water Systems197
Ch. 12Private Water Supplies227
Ch. 13Basic Well Problems241
Ch. 14After the Installation259
Ch. 15Working with Gas265
Ch. 16Job-Site Safety Recommendations275
Ch. 17Electrical Codes Pertaining to Plumbing Installations285
Ch. 18Building Codes Pertaining to Plumbing Installations293
Ch. 19Professional Principles301
Ch. 20Charts and Tables307
Ch. 21Preparing for the Plumber's Licensing Exam349
Ch. 22Effective Study Methods355
Ch. 23Testing Your Knowledge361
App. ABusiness Forms367
App. BTroubleshooting Charts395
Glossary405
Index409

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