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Construction Tip Sheets



The following tip sheets (obtain free Acrobat Reader) are the collaborative effort of the MyBuildingPermit.com Management Committee. Printed copies are also available through the permit centers of participating cities.

If you have any suggestions, comments, or questions regarding the tip sheets email egovsupport@ecitygov.net

 

2012 Construction Tip Sheets
The following tip sheets reflect the 2012 Washington State Building Codes:
01. Basic Stairs
02. Handrails
03. Guards
06. Garage Separation
09. Accessible Parking Spaces
10. Residential Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings
12. Fire Protection of Horizontal Venting
14.
Accessibility and Door Clearance
15.
Bathrooms - Type A Unit
17.
Kitchens - Type A Unit 
19. Safety Glazing
22. Residential Attic HVAC Equipment
24. Roof Mounted Photo-Voltaic Solar Panels
Backflow Assembly 
 
2009 Construction Tip Sheets
The following tip sheets reflect the 2009 Washington State Building Codes:
00. Permits When Required
01. Basic Stairs
02. Handrails
03. Guards
04. Smoke Alarms
05. Basic Decks
06. Garage Separation
07. Water Heaters
08. Restrooms
09. Accessible Parking Spaces
10. Residential Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings
11. Notching & Boring of Rafters / Joists / Studs
12. Fire Protection of Horizontal Venting
13. Ramps and Landings
14. Accessibility and Door Clearance
15. Bathrooms -- Type A Unit
16. Bathrooms -- Type B Unit
17. Kitchens -- Type A Unit
18. Kitchens -- Type B Unit
19. Safety Glazing
22. Residential Attic HVAC Equipment
23. Window & Glass Door Guards
24. Roof Mounted Photo-Voltaic Solar Panels
          *2009 Final Statement of Special Inspections
          *Significant Structural Changes 2009 IRC
2009 Special Inspections Manual