Flashcards in International resedential Code Deck (242)
How long do you have to pickup your permit before it will be considered abandoned?
What size must a one-story detached structure such as a shed or playhouse be in order to be exempt from needing a permit?
The floor area must not exceed 120 square feet.
True or False? Fences less than six feet in height, sidewalks, and driveways do not need a permit.
After receiving your permit how soon must you start work?
Within 180 Days
What must be submitting with a permit application?
A Site Plan
When is a certificate of occupancy issued?
After the building official inspects the building and finds no violations.
What is the allowable deflection for floors and plastered ceilings?
Length divided by 360
A wall that extends beyond the finished roof deck is called a?
A parapet wall
A parapet wall must extend above the roof by a minimum of?
Dwelling units in two family dwellings shall have what fire resistance rating?
Thickness of a door separating a garage from a residence is?
1 and 3/8" inches
The garage shall be separated by the residence and attic by not less than?
What is the maximum flame spread index and accompanying smoke developed index for insulation?
25 flame spread and 450 smoked developed index
What must be provided to form an effective fire barrier between stories and between the top story and the roof space?
What is the maximum horizontal interval for fire blocking?
What is the minimum nominal size for fire blocking?
Draft stopping material shall not be less than?
1/2" Gypsum board or 3/8" wood structural panels
What is the minimum glazing area of a habitable room?
Not less than 8% the floor area of that room
What is the minimum openable area to the outdoors for all habitable rooms?
4% of floor area
What is the minimum size for a window for bathroom and toilet areas?
3 Square Feet
Lights in stairways must have a wall switch at each floor level where the stairway has at least how many risers?
Every dwelling must have at least 1 room with minimum square footage of?
120' Square Feet
Habitable rooms shall have a floor area of not less than?
70' Square Feet
Habitable rooms shall not be less than how many feet in any horizontal dimension?
Habitable rooms shall have a ceiling height of not less than?
What are 3 sanitation requirements which every dwelling must have?
A water closet, lavatory, and a bathtub or shower
Every dwelling shall have a?
Kitchen and kitchen sink
What is a requirement for all plumbing fixtures?
That they have both hot and cold water
What type of surface is required in bathtub and shower areas?