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News for April  2014,

New Tools Help You Master the
2013 California Title 24 Codes

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CARM: California Accessibility Reference Manual Code & Checklist, 5th Edition 2014
An Illustrated Guide to Title 24 and the ADA Requirements for Accessible Design and Construction (Includes CD-ROM companion)

A different approach to the same issues that CalDAG (below) addresses. Now in its 5th edition, CARM is an extraordinary reference to the 2013 California regulations.

CalDAG 2013 Shipping Soon!

CalDAG is delayed once again. The publishers have announced an expected ship date of July 15th. We share our customers frustration with the constant delays in this important, classic reference to the California and Federal Disability / Accessibility regulations.

CalDAG 2013
Understanding the new accessibility provisions for public accommodations and commercial facilities in California just got easier with this newly updated bestseller.

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Significant Changes to the 2013 CRC Available Now! Get a handle on what's changed...

Significant Changes to the California Codes 2013 (Two Titles)

Key changes are identified then followed by in-depth discussion and helpful visuals.

Based on the popular Significant Changes to the I-Codes Series these full-color guides are valuable resources for learning the newest codes in California. Each book identifies critical changes from the 2010 to 2013 editions and adds expert discussion and a detailed illustration for each change.

Significant Changes to the California Building Code: 2013
Significant Changes to the California Residential Code: 2013

Residential CalGreen Guide Available Now!

Guide to the 2013 California Green Building Standards Code: Residential

This guide was developed by the California Department of Housing and Community Development and introduces code users to the residential provisions of the 2013 California Green Building Standards Code, also known as CALGreen.

Features:

  • Introduction and Application
  • Technical Application to Residential Buildings
  • Residential Voluntary Measures
  • Suggested Forms and Worksheets
  • Commentary

And a Title to Inspire & Motivate!

Remodelista

 Remodelista: A Manual for the Considered Home

From Builders: While most of the titles in our Interior Design section are aimed at the dreamers, a few are for the do-ers, and this is one. Inspiring for sure, but also hands on make it happen. Think Sarah Susanka...

 

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 The new Title 24 codes become mandatory January 1, 2014.
Purchase your new codes and references now and be prepared!
Your purchase includes automatic California supplements and errata through the 3 year code cycle.

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