For a designer’s perspective on the most critical concepts of the 2009 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE®, look no further than the 2009 IECC® Fundamentals Residential Provisions for DESIGNERS. Designed to help readers to understand and apply the 2009 IECC®, the book explores effective and accurate code usage for all project phases, from design and plan review to inspection and analysis. Coverage includes energy-efficient building thermal envelopes, energy-efficient mechanical design principles and electrical power and lighting systems. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 is also addressed, rounding out the book’s comprehensive coverage with insightful and practical contextual information.
- Facilitates comprehension with clear, straightforward explanations. Builds understanding of intent that drives the code through case studies and real-world examples tailored to the design professional’s experiences.
- Ensures students get the most up-to-date, accurate information available because it is authored by the International Code Council, a membership organization that develops the codes used to construct residential and commercial buildings.
- Emphasizes the real-world applications of the code provisions discussed, offering effective strategies that can be implemented immediately.