Fri, Aug 23|
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Gold
2015 IRC Residential Deck Construction
The vertical and lateral load paths of conventional residential decks are now addressed in the 2015 International Residential Code®. Design guidance includes convenient span tables for joists and beams, charts of post sizing limitations and connection methods, figures, and more! Learn more here!
Time & Location
Aug 23, 2019, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Gold, 29232 Ellensburg Ave, Gold Beach, OR 97444, USA
About the event
Identify vertical and lateral load paths of conventional residential decks
Apply requirements of the 2015 IRC to a deck plan
Identify minimum local footing size and material
Determine appropriate beams and joist span lengths from tables
Identify reasonable decking and joist materials
Determine best lateral connection for deck to existing dwelling
Apply requirements for stairway, railing and handrail size and materials.
Determine potential hazards due to glass, water and electricity and apply code requirements for location