Design Guide to the 1997 Uniform Building Code by Richard T. ConradDesign Guide to the 1997 Uniform Building Code by Richard T. Conrad

Design Guide to the 1997 Uniform Building Code

byRichard T. Conrad, Steven R. Winkel

Hardcover | September 7, 1998

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The Uniform Building Code (UBC), updated every three years, is the most widely used model building code in the United States. This book is a guide to understanding and implementing the new 1997 UBC, with particular emphasis to changes that have been adopted since the 1994 UBC guidelines.
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Title:Design Guide to the 1997 Uniform Building CodeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:496 pages, 9.29 × 6.32 × 1.15 inPublished:September 7, 1998Publisher:Wiley

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ISBN - 10:0471236411

ISBN - 13:9780471236412

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Table of Contents

Background for the Reader and the Designer and the Local Officials.

Uniform Building Code Overview.

Administrative Provisions of the UBC.

Definitions, Abbreviations and Glossary.

Occupancy Provisions.

Type of Construction.

Means of Egress Provisions of Chapters 10.

Fire-Resistant Materials and Construction and Interior Finishes.

Miscellaneous Code Provisions.

Miscellaneous Code Provisions, Chapters 7,8,11,12,15,23,25,26 and 35 Including Accessibility, Interior Environment, Sprinkler Provisions, and Standards.

Legal Implications of the Code.

Applicability of Codes.