Plumbing and Mechanical

New Guide Helps Navigate Residential Code

March 6, 2008

A new pocket guide co-published by the National Association of Home Builders and the International Code Council provides critical answers to the most frequently asked residential construction jobsite code questions.

Available through BuilderBooks, NAHB’s publishing arm, “Home Builders’ Jobsite Codes: A Pocket Guide to the 2006 International Residential Code,” is a portable guide for home builders, contractors, inspectors, architects, engineers and other construction professionals. The convenient field guide is a quick reference to the 2006 International Residential Code, and provides easy-to-read code requirements for every aspect of residential construction.

Home Builders’ Jobsite Codes is meant to be of practical use on the jobsite, not as a substitute for the complete codes. To purchase, visit www.BuilderBooks.com or call 800/223-2665 (ISBN 978-0-86718-625-3; retail $26.95). The guide is also available from the International Code Council.