Topics related to American with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADAAG, Fair Housing Act (FHA), California Building Code (CBC), Texas and Florida Access Codes, disabled access topics, news & regulations. National experts, Local, State and Federal participation in this forum and Certified Access Specialist (CASp) questions and answers, resources, discussions and information. Also for landscape architects and civil engineers.
Topics related to commercial building inspections and plan review under the IBC & other applicable codes
- Exiting ( Means of Egress)
- Allowable Floor Area & Location on Property
- Construction Type, Occupancy separation & Height/Stories
- Decay, Termite, Mold, Finishes, Foam and Weather Protection
- Rails, Guards (Gaurdrails), Glazing, Fireplaces and Insulation
- Occupancy Groups, Light and Ventilation, Sound Transfer.
- Roofing, Projections, Attics and Underfloor Ventilation and Access
Topics related to commercial electrical codes including but not limited to the NEC, NFPA 72, IEC
Topics related to commercial energy codes such as thermal envelope, mechanical & electrical energy code requirements.
Fire code topics including the IFC & associated NFPA standards
Topics related to fuel gas codes and enforcement.
Topic related to commercial mechanical codes such as the IMC, UMC and others.
Topics related to commercial plumbing codes such as the IPC, UPC & others.
Commercial Seismic Topics.
Topics concerning the use of Chapter 34 of the IBC or the IEBC for existing structures such as historic buildings and others.