Residential & Commercial Codes

        

Adopted Building Codes ~ Avon Building Department

Commercial & Residential Multi-Family – 4 Family (+) Buildings                            

  

2011 Ohio building Code with latest amendments/updates issued by the State of Ohio Board of Building Standards

  • 2011 Ohio Plumbing Code
  • 2011 Ohio Mechanical Code
  • 2014 National Electric Code (NEC) – NFPA 70-11
  • 2009 International Fuel Gas Code
  • Accessibility – Chapter 11 OBC with current amendments & ICC/ANSI A117.1-2009
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code ASHRAE 90.1-2007
  • 2010 National Fire Alarm Code (NFPA 13-10)
  • 2009 International Fire Code
  • OBC – Residential Code of Ohio (RCOO effective 1/1/13 (2013 RCO)

a)      Ground snow load – 20 psf

b)      Required wind speed – 90 mph – values are nominal design 3-second gust wind speeds

In miles per hour @ 33’ (10m) above ground for Exposure C category

c)      Frost Depth 42”


    

 Residential – One, Two and Three Family Dwellings


2013 Residential Code of Ohio (RCO) effective 1/1/2013 (RCO) with latest amendments/updates as issued by the State of Ohio Board of Building Standards

 

  • 2011 Ohio Plumbing Code
  • 2011 Ohio Mechanical Code
  • 2014 National Electric Code (NEC) – NFPA 70-11
  • 2009 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2010 National Fire Alarm Code (NFPA 13-10)
  • 2010 Installation of Sprinkler Systems (NFPA 13, 13D, 13R-10
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (and other options per code)
  • OBC – Residential Code of Ohio (RCOO effective 1/1/13 (2013 RCO)

 

 

Most of the codes listed are available for purchase from ICC at www.iccsafe.org

Portion of the OBC 2011& RCO 2013 are available to view on the State of Ohio website

go to Ohio.gov – Board of Building Standards