Building Code Essentials (2021)
Building Code Essentials 2021 Edition, based on the 2021 International Building Code explains code provisions essential to understanding the application of the 2021 International Building Code to the most commonly encountered building practices. The information is presented in a user-friendly manner with an emphasis on technical accuracy and clear easy-to-apply language. Full-color illustrations and examples assist the reader in visualizing the code requirements. Additional features include (i) updated content accurately reflects the requirements of the 2021 IBC; (ii) detailed, full-color illustrations and tables designed to enhance the reader comprehension; (iii) “Code Essentials” and “You Should Know” topics reinforce the content and offer helpful snapshots of the code basics; (iv) glossary of code and construction terms clarifies critical terminology; (v) detailed, real-world examples facilitate user comprehension of code application and methods of determining code compliance.
The straightforward, easy-to-read approach makes this an invaluable companion guide to the IBC for both new and veteran code users and other professionals such as contractors, builders and designers.