Building Code Questions

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Can you run the gas line against the flue pipe on a heater? 4 1 week 1 day ago
by MARK ALATORRE
1 week 15 hours ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
In an unsinsulated service cavity (created by running horizontal 2x lumber) is fire blocking required? Or is it a good idea? 3 2 weeks 3 days ago
by Rick Van Handel
2 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Insulating between studs with polyiso scrap? 19 3 years 30 weeks ago
by Scott Heeschen
3 weeks 4 days ago
by Andy Chappell-Dick
HVAC HRV sized correctly for my home? 4 3 weeks 6 days ago
by Sam Miller
3 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Cedar poles for verandas 2 4 weeks 2 days ago
by Pete Davies
4 weeks 2 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Spray foam ignition barrier 4 7 weeks 1 day ago
by Jerry Liebler
7 weeks 1 day ago
by Dana Dorsett
Sheathing under metal roof 12 9 weeks 15 hours ago
by Philip Taylor
7 weeks 3 days ago
by flitch plate
Living space 3 8 weeks 6 days ago
by Rocco Locaso
8 weeks 3 days ago
by Rocco Locaso
Is sheathing required behind clapboard exterior wall? 5 14 weeks 6 days ago
by Joe Tichenor
13 weeks 6 days ago
by Joe Tichenor
Who has a green/high-performance building innovation that successfully pushed the permitting envelope? I want to study it! 0 14 weeks 1 day ago
by Chris van Daalen
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New construction sealed crawlspace R-value and air exchange question 1 16 weeks 3 days ago
by C Smith
16 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Are code-breaking BPI builders causing trouble for unvented roofs? 24 3 years 12 weeks ago
by Andrew Levitt
16 weeks 3 days ago
by Michelle Paninopoulos
My foundation contractor didn't install any anchor bolts in the slab for my new house 5 18 weeks 4 days ago
by Mark Breitenfeld
18 weeks 3 days ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Flat roof, non vented — What about furred space for slope? 1 19 weeks 6 days ago
by keith messick
19 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Do 5/32" and 3/16" suffice as window panes? 7 20 weeks 5 days ago
by human being
20 weeks 4 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
What is the minimum width of residential steps? 4 23 weeks 6 days ago
by John H. Stehman
23 weeks 6 days ago
by Dan Kolbert
Can you place Hard-plank over T-1-11? 1 24 weeks 5 days ago
by ray hemming
24 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Confused about vapor barrier with outsulation 1 24 weeks 6 days ago
by Paul Krsiak
24 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
where to start 4 26 weeks 3 days ago
by Jeff Sasseville
26 weeks 7 hours ago
by Jeff Sasseville
What is the recommended or code requirement for finishing the bottom edge of exterior rigid insulation? 3 28 weeks 2 days ago
by Ron Lay
28 weeks 2 days ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
How do I properly insulate and ventilate a roof with a cathedral ceiling and single peak? 1 28 weeks 4 days ago
by tom maz
28 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
When placing an exterior wall on a slab floor for a single-story house, what is code for sealing where they are contacting? 3 30 weeks 5 days ago
by Vincent Rempel
30 weeks 4 days ago
by Jonathan Rich
How to insulate an unvented cathedral ceiling? 2 31 weeks 6 days ago
by Roger Donage
31 weeks 5 days ago
by Roger Donage
What is best treatment for the top of elevator shafts? 6 1 year 46 weeks ago
by Bob Rueter
32 weeks 4 days ago
by James Morgan
Stories and Half-Stories 2 32 weeks 6 days ago
by Nathan Kurz
32 weeks 4 days ago
by James Morgan
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