Building Codes

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Inspecting the Building Inspector

JLC wants to know how the pandemic has impacted the permitting and inspection... More

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Better Deck Post Sizing

Glenn Mathewson explains how the 2021 IRC's new post sizing table will lead to... More

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Connecting Guard Posts to Deck Frames

Mike Guertin shows how screws and blocking can be used to make strong guard post... More

Guards, Handrails, and the 2021 IRC

Glenn Mathewson explains the new code requirements for guards and handrails on decks. More

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Fitting New Stairs Into a Tight Space

Retrofitting a narrow townhouse with a new staircase while meeting code proved to... More

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Webinar: Plastic Composite Decking Codes and Standards

Learn all about plastic composite decking products and the codes and standards... More

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Solutions for Stronger, Safer Decks

Get up to speed on DCA6's best practices for designing and building residential... More

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Webinar: Deck Posts and the Code

Tune in Tuesday, November 9 to hear Glenn Mathewson explain how to size deck posts... More

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Don't Stiff-Arm Your Building Inspector

Instead of locking horns, learn to work with your building inspector to make your... More

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Air-Sealing Code Update

The 2021 model energy code is being hailed as the most significant change in... More

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