International Energy Conservation Code 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834869

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 110

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For the most current information on energy conservation code requirements, refer to the 2015 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE. This highly beneficial resource fosters energy conservation through efficiency in envelope design, mechanical systems, lighting systems, and through the use of new materials and techniques. In the residential provisions, the inclusion of the Energy Rating Index Compliance Alternative as another compliance path adds more flexibility to the 2015 IECC. With this comprehensive and cutting edge coverage, it is a critical component of a user's code books.

2015 International Energy Conservation Code Commentary

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609832872

Category: Architecture

Page: N.A

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Now anyone can master the 2015 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE (IECC) with this practical guide that will first present them with the code's regulations, and then walk them through its real-world applications. The 2015 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE COMMENTARY is a unique resource that goes beyond code requirements to delve into the meaning behind those requirements, their implications, and the consequences that exist when they are not followed. Through the use of text from the code itself and insightful commentaries, the book provides users with the perfect tool for elevating their knowledge of the 2015 IECC.

International Energy Conservation Code 2015

Author: International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609834869

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 110

View: 3413

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For the most current information on energy conservation code requirements, refer to the 2015 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE. This highly beneficial resource fosters energy conservation through efficiency in envelope design, mechanical systems, lighting systems, and through the use of new materials and techniques. In the residential provisions, the inclusion of the Energy Rating Index Compliance Alternative as another compliance path adds more flexibility to the 2015 IECC. With this comprehensive and cutting edge coverage, it is a critical component of a user's code books.

International Energy Conservation Code and Commentary 2012

Author: International Code Council (ICC,International Code Council

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781609830670

Category: Education

Page: N.A

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Now anyone can master the 2012 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE (IECC) with this practical guide that will first present the code's regulations, and then walk through its real-world applications. The 2012 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE COMMENTARY is a unique resource that goes beyond code requirements to delve into the meaning behind those requirements, their implications, and the consequences that exist when they are not followed. Through the use of text from the code itself and insightful commentaries, the book provides code officials, engineers, architects, inspectors, plans examiners, and contractors with the perfect tool for elevating their knowledge of the 2012 IECC. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro(tm). This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Building Codes Illustrated

A Guide to Understanding the 2015 International Building Code

Author: Francis D. K. Ching,Steven R. Winkel

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119150949

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

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Dive into the history and application of the IBC Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a bestselling complement to the International Building Code, or IBC. Designed to give you an insider's look at the origins of the IBC, how it can be interpreted, and how it applies to design and construction, this updated text offers new information regarding hazmat occupancies, hospitals, and nursing homes, major changes to how building heights and areas are presented, as well as means of egress, and the latest information on building materials, interior environments, and structural provisions. Francis D.K. Ching's distinctive illustrations and the code expertise of Steven Winkel, FAIA, give students and professionals in architecture, interior design, construction, and engineering industries a user-friendly, easy-to-use guide to fundamentally understanding the 2015 IBC. Building codes and standards serve to establish minimum regulations that emphasize performance while prioritizing public health and safety. Updated every three years, the IBC is the most important reference that you can leverage throughout your career in architecture, design, or engineering. The IBC is a national 'model building code' which is adopted in some form by most building permit jurisdictions across the nation and in several foreign countries. Access the updated regulations reflected in the 2015 IBC Explore how the IBC was developed, and why it is an important component of so many industries Identify the areas of the IBC that have undergone the most change, such as the presentation of building heights and areas, along with changes to means of egress provisions Easily navigate and digest the information with full illustrations Building Codes Illustrated: A Guide to the 2015 International Building Code, Fifth Edition is a practical, fully illustrated reference that guides you through the latest in building code regulations.

Modern Residential Construction Practices

Author: David A Madsen

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1351978403

Category:

Page: N.A

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Modern Residential Construction Practices provides easy-to-read, comprehensive and highly illustrated coverage of residential building construction practices that conform to industry standards in the United States and Canada. Each chapter provides complete descriptions, real-world practices, realistic examples, three-dimensional (3D) illustrations, and related tests and problems. Chapters cover practices related to every construction phase including: planning, funding, permitting, codes, inspections, site planning, excavation, foundations and flatwork, floors, walls, roofs, finish work and cabinetry; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC); electrical, and plumbing. The book is organized in a format that is consistent with the process used to take residential construction projects from preliminary concept through all phases of residential building construction. An ideal textbook for secondary and college level construction programs, the book is packed with useful features such as problems that challenge students to identify materials and practices, along with research and document information about construction materials and practices, useful summaries, key notes, a detailed glossary, and online materials for both students and educators.

Green Home Building

Money-Saving Strategies for an Affordable, Healthy, High-Performance Home

Author: Miki Cook,Doug Garrett

Publisher: New Society Publishers

ISBN: 0865717796

Category: House & Home

Page: 384

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HVAC Equations, Data, and Rules of Thumb, Third Edition

Author: Arthur Bell,W. Larsen Angel

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071829601

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

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This comprehensive volume, often called the “HVAC bible,” has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest code changes, equipment, and techniques HVAC Equations, Data, and Rules of Thumb, 3e offers all of the information an HVAC student or professional needs in one resource. The book thoroughly explains the expansion of piping systems and temperature limitations of new materials such as polyethylene, polypropylene, PVC, CPVC, and PEX. Detailed information is included for all types of facilities, including offices, hotels, hospitals, restaurants, commercial spaces, and computer rooms. This practical handbook reflects all the latest code changes—including the ASHRAE standards—and explains how to interpret and put them to use. It includes completely updated coverage of new pumps, chillers, air handling units, cooling equipment, boilers, and pipe material. You will get complete coverage of sustainability organizations that have become more important since last edition, including LEED, USGBC, Energy Star. Features hundreds of equations and rules for everything from ductwork to air-handling systems Includes a brand-new chapter on sound, vibration, and acoustics Contains an updated list of equipment manufacturers for all products featured