Main Content for Cengage Brain Product Section

New book. Ships in 3-5 days.

Free 14 day eBook available with this title.

Paperback version of the text. New book. Ships in 3-5 days.

Free 14 day eBook available with this title.

Loose leaf version of the text. New book. Ships in 3-5 days.

Free 14 day eBook not available with this title.

Bundles are a complete learning solution, offering materials designed to extend learning beyond what can be contained in a textbook alone. They include the text packaged with a print or digital study tool (in some cases both) at a discount.

Free 14 day eBook available with this title.

New book. $3.99 shipping. Ships in 3-5 days. FREE return shipping.

Learn more about Textbook Rentals

Free 14 day eBook available with this title.

Select the radio button next to "eBook" to see eBook access lengths and savings amounts.

Highlight, take notes, search, print, online/offline & mobile access.

whats an ebook What's in an ebook?

Select the radio button next to "eChapters" to see eChapter purchase options. Highlight, take notes, search, print, online/offline & mobile access. The table of contents & first chapter are free with your purchase of other eChapters. They will automatically be added to your "My Home" page after completion of your purchase.

Learn more about eBook and eChapter rentals
Product Details

Going Green with the International Residential Code, 1st Edition

  • ISBN10: 1-4354-9729-5

    ISBN13: 978-1-4354-9729-0

  • AUTHORS: Scott Caufield - ©2011

Finally, a resource that bridges the gap between the worlds of green building and residential building codes – Going Green with the International Residential Code. The first book of its kind on the market, this indispensable "code-consultant" takes green building concepts one step further and addresses them as they specifically relate to building codes, and in particular, how they relate to the International Residential Code® (IRC). Because the code books themselves do not directly address green construction issues, this book will help the reader make green decisions about construction methods and materials while staying code compliant. Coverage begins with a Building Code Primer that explores basic permitting and regulatory processes. This fundamental knowledge sets the stage for readers to be better able to successfully incorporate green principles into construction projects and avoid costly mistakes that can occur when key processes are not established and followed beforehand. The book then moves to a review of the IRC®, chapter-by-chapter, identifying areas where provisions of the code will affect a green construction project and where in a project there are green options, as well. Using tried-and-true real-life examples of green construction techniques throughout, this is the perfect guide to understanding building codes in today's quest to go green.

Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Additional versions of this product's ISBNs

  • ISBN10: 1435497295

  • ISBN13: 9781435497290

??????

Purchase Options

Purchase Options

$31.95

Free Ebook iconFREE SHIPPING on orders over $25!

Writing a Research Paper?

Find research paper topics with questia online research.

Get 1 month for $9.95!