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!
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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