Building Codes

SBCA believes it is common sense for the building code to include a definition of lumber design values. We urge you to use your governmental member vote to support the IRC code change proposal G6-16.

Vote for RB69-16 As Submitted

AISI, in cooperation with CSA Group, today announced publication of the 2016 edition of the North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members

Mandatory sprinklers for single-family homes has been a controversial subject between homebuilders and fire officials.

Below are several briefs on state actions with regard to the energy code and legislation that may have an impact on the energy code in the future.

New window step-by-step installation guides have been developed to help the industry follow best practices appropriate for a given window and foam sheathing application.