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New Lateral Load Connection in 2015 IRC

New Lateral Load Connection in 2015 IRC

New code lateral load detail and new hardware are easier to install but have some limitations.

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2015 IRC - 4 new pages of Deck Code

2015 IRC - 4 new pages of Deck Code

The new building code covers a lot more deck construction information - most of it very useful.

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Deck Codes

Deck Codes

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Unlike the IRC, the alternative DCA-6 deck code provides clear construction details. And it's free.

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Future Deck Codes - Round the corner in 2015???

Future Deck Codes - Round the corner in 2015???

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The IRC ramped up deck codes in 2009 and 2012. See what may be coming around the corner in 2015

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Deck Ledger Bolting Patterns Limit House to Deck Level Drop

Deck Ledger Bolting Patterns Limit House to Deck Level Drop

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The 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) includes a few new provisions that limit where you position the deck ledger in relation to the main floor of the house. Those of us in snow-prone regions who like to drop a deck one step from the inside floor level will be challenged to continue doing so.

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