Lecture_9.1_Code - AE202 Lecture 9.1 Building Code Building...

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Moses D.F. Ling2007© AE202 Lecture 9.1 Building Code Building Codes o Provide sound and progressive construction practices o Minimum requirements o Codes don’t cover everything TYPES OF CODES Zoning codes (municipal code) o Regulates type and size of buildings in specific area of municipality o Protects property value o Result of land use planning o Typical zones Commercial Industrial Residential Single family with minimum lot size R-1, R-2, R-3 Zoning Ordinance Building codes Federal regulations – special use Department of Health Minimal standards for hospitals and other medical facilities o OSHA - Work place o HUD o Farmer’s home
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