1705.12.5 Architectural Components
Periodic special inspection is required for the erection and fastening of exterior cladding, interior and exterior nonbearing walls and interior and exterior veneer in structures assigned to Seismic Design Category D, E or F.
Exception: Periodic special inspection is not required for the following:
- Exterior cladding, interior and exterior nonbearing walls and interior and exterior veneer 30 feet (9144 mm) or less in height above grade or walking surface.
- Exterior cladding and interior and exterior veneer weighing 5 psf (24.5 N/m2) or less.
- Interior nonbearing walls weighing 15 psf (73.5 N/m2) or less.