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Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide

Where applicable, provisions and details contained in this document are based on the International Residential. Code (IRC) [bracketed text references applicable sections of the IRC]. Prescriptive construction methods recommended meet or exceed minimum requirements of the IRC. Provisions that are not found in the IRC ...

Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide

Jun 1, 2013 ... Deck Beam Spans (LB)1 for Joists Framing from One Side Only. Joist Spans ..... MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS. 1. This document applies to single level residential wood decks only. 2. All lumber shall be identified by the grade mark of, or certificate ...... Specification® (NDS®) for Wood Construction yield limit.

Prescriptive Residential Deck Construction Guide - American Wood ...

May 20, 2015 ... Includes guidance on provisions of the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) pertaining to single level residential wood deck construction. Provisions contained in this document that are not included in the IRC are considered good practice recommendations. Includes Commentary and Appendices.

residential wood deck construction guide - Plainfield Charter Township

This document is not intended to preclude the use of other construction methods or materials not shown herein. DECKING. • Decking shall be wood 2x4, 2x6, five quarter board, or Wood-Plastic Composite sizes per the manufacturer's specifications. • Wood decking shall be attached as shown in Figure 1. Decking should ...

deck construction specifications - Lancaster, OH

Web site: www.ci.lancaster.oh.us/dept/building. DECK CONSTRUCTION. SPECIFICATIONS. ACCORDING TO I.R.C. 2000. 1. All lumber used for structure framing is to be pressure treated lumber. 2. All metal fasteners, connectors or other hardware in direct contact with any preservative treated lumber shall be stainless ...

Joist Layout for Stronger Decks | Professional Deck Builder ...

Mar 20, 2013 ... Consider span, spacing, and depth to build beyond code for a small upcharge. ... option for determining spans is to use the span charts in the American Wood Council's DCA6-09, Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide (free at awc.org/publications). ... Minimum standards serve a purpose.

PRESCRIPTIVE RESIDENTIAL DECK CONSTRUCTION GUIDE

in direct contact with lumber treated with preserva- tives that contain copper such as ACQ, Copper Azole, or. ACZA. 9. Decks shall not be used or occupied until final inspec- tion and approval is obtained. 10. This document is not intended to preclude the use of other construction methods or materials not shown herein. - 2 - ...

Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide

PRESCRIPTIVE RESIDENTIAL WOOD DECK CONSTRUCTION GUIDE .... American Wood Protection Association standards. (Table 1) [R319.1 and R320.1]. All lumber in contact with the ground shall be approved preservative treated wood suitable for ground contact. ... Standard Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-. Dip) on ...

construction guides for exposed wood decks - National Agricultural ...

For premium deck construction, Plyron. (plywood with a tempered hardboard face) may be used in conjunction vdth an elastomeric deck coating. Plywood specifications for decks are sum- marized in table 6. Decay Resistance of Wood. Every m_aterial normally used in construc- tion has its distinctive way of deteriorating.

2016 EWT Residential Deck Specification Guide - East Whiteland ...

Prescriptive Residential Wood. Deck Construction Guide. Based on the 2012 International Residential Code guard- rdecking blocking ledger board- fasteners rexisting house floor construction guard post- attachment ledger board attachment to existing house rim joist - joists beam- post-to-beam connection. (flush, tight ...

Residential Decks - Johnson County Kansas

Johnson County Contractor Licensing Program. Residential Decks. This publication is endorsed by: Published by: Permit and Construction Guidelines under the .... The size of the wood columns and concrete piers that are required to support a deck is based on ...... specifications for design tables and construction details.

Deck Construction Guide

DECK CONSTRUCTION GUIDE. 2015 International Residential COde s. APPROWED. DECKING GLASSRALING (PER. MANUFACTURER'S. SPECIFICATIONS). CABLE RAILING (PER. MANUFACTURER'S. SPECIFICATIONS). LEDGER BOARD. (SEE DETAIL). DETACHED DECKSREQUIRE. MINIMUM 12"BELOW ...

2015 IRC - 4 new pages of Deck Code - Fine Homebuilding

Feb 20, 2015 ... The new building code covers a lot more deck construction information - most of it very useful.

Residential Deck Specifications - City of Chula Vista

A building permit is required for any residential deck more than 30 inches above ... standard plan designed using conventional wood framing. Plans not ... IX. CONSTRUCTION SPECIFICATIONS. The following are the minimum construction specifications for decks. A. The concrete mix for footings must meet a compressive ...

residential decks deck framing plan - County of San Diego

PAGE 1 of 3. NOTE: Decks not more than 30 inches above grade and not over any basement or story below do not require ... Minimum Construction Specifications (PDS 081) shall be used in conjunction with this plan. ... Fasteners for preservative treated wood shall be of hot dipped zinc-coated galvanized steel, stainless.

Fairfax County Typical Deck Details

requirements of the 2012 Virginia Residential. Code, industry best-practices and applicable referenced standards such as the National Design. Specification for Wood Construction. 2. Framing members in these details are designed for a 40 PSF live load, 10 PSF dead load, normal loading duration, wet service conditions ...

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR WOOD DECKS - IRC 2009

proposed deck. b. The plans must indicate the location and dimensions of individual footings. This information must include a cross section of the footing indicating the depth .... Design Specification® (NDS®) for Wood Construction published by the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA). The primary purpose of this ...

Wisconsin Legislature: Chapter SPS 325 Appendix B

Note: Wood-plastic composites are materials composed of wood fibers or powder that is bound with plastic and used typically as decking and elements of a guard or ... Fasteners to be hot-dipped galvanized must meet the requirements of ASTM A153, Standard Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel ...

Typical Deck Details - City of Fairfax

record you deck design on Page 24. DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS. 1. These details are based on the prescriptive requirements of the 2012 Virginia. Residential Code, industry best-practices and applicable referenced standards such as the National Design Specification for. Wood Construction. 2. Framing members in these ...