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2018 Kentucky Residential Code

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International Residential Code 2015 (IRC 2015)

Part I — Administrative
Chapter 1 Scope and Administration
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Part II — Definitions
Chapter 2 Definitions
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Part III — Building Planning and Construction
Chapter 3 Building Planning
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Chapter 4 Foundations
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Chapter 5 Floors
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Chapter 6 Wall Construction
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Chapter 7 Wall Covering
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Chapter 8 Roof-Ceiling Construction
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Chapter 9 Roof Assemblies
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Chapter 10 Chimneys and Fireplaces
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Part IV — Energy Conservation
Chapter 11 [RE] Energy Efficiency
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Part V — Mechanical
Chapter 12 Mechanical Administration
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Chapter 13 General Mechanical System Requirements
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Chapter 14 Heating and Cooling Equipment and Appliances
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Chapter 15 Exhaust Systems
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Chapter 16 Duct Systems
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Chapter 17 Combustion Air
Chapter 18 Chimneys and Vents
Chapter 19 Special Appliances, Equipment and Systems
Chapter 20 Boilers and Water Heaters
Chapter 21 Hydronic Piping
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Chapter 22 Special Piping and Storage Systems
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Chapter 23 Solar Thermal Energy Systems
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Part VI — Fuel Gas
Chapter 24 Fuel Gas
Part VII — Plumbing
Chapter 25 Plumbing Administration
Chapter 26 General Plumbing Requirements
Chapter 27 Plumbing Fixtures
Chapter 28 Water Heaters
Chapter 29 Water Supply and Distribution
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Chapter 30 Sanitary Drainage
Chapter 31 Vents
Chapter 32 Traps
Chapter 33 Storm Drainage
Part VIII — Electrical
Chapter 34 General Requirements
Chapter 35 Electrical Definitions
Chapter 36 Services
Chapter 37 Branch Circuit and Feeder Requirements
Chapter 38 Wiring Methods
Chapter 39 Power and Lighting Distribution
Chapter 40 Devices and Luminaires
Chapter 41 Appliance Installation
Chapter 42 Swimming Pools
Chapter 43 Class 2 Remote-Control, Signaling and Power-Limited Circuits
Part IX — Referenced Standards
Chapter 44 Referenced Standards
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Appendix A Sizing and Capacities of Gas Piping
Appendix B Sizing of Venting Systems Serving Appliances Equipped With Draft Hoods, Category I Appliances, and Appliances Listed for Use With Type B Vents
Appendix C Exit Terminals of Mechanical Draft and Direct-Vent Venting Systems
Appendix D Recommended Procedure for Safety Inspection of an Existing Appliance Installation
Appendix E Manufactured Housing Used as Dwellings
Appendix F Radon Control Methods
Appendix G Piping Standards for Various Applications
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Appendix H Patio Covers
Appendix I Private Sewage Disposal
Appendix J Existing Buildings and Structures
Appendix K Sound Transmission
Appendix L Permit Fees
Appendix M Home Day Care—R-3 Occupancy
Appendix N Venting Methods
Appendix O Automatic Vehicular Gates
Appendix P Sizing of Water Piping System
Appendix Q Reserved
Appendix R Light Straw-Clay Construction
Appendix S Strawbale Construction
Appendix T Recommended Procedure for Worst-Case Testing of Atmospheric Venting Systems Under N1102.4 or N1105 Conditions ≤ 5ACH50
Appendix U Solar-Ready Provisions—Detached One- And Two-Family Dwellings, Multiple Single-Family Dwellings (Townhouses)