Higher Education

2012 International Plumbing Code Commentary, 1st Edition

  • International Code Council (ICC)
  • ISBN-10: 1609830709  |  ISBN-13: 9781609830700
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2006, 2003
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $92.00

About

Overview

Teaching code compliance has never been so easy! The 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE® COMMENTARY will take your students on a journey through the newly updated 2012 International Plumbing Code® (IPC®), stopping along the way for insightful commentaries that explore both the rationale for, and the practical implications of, the code. Its strategy is simple: give students the basic technical requirements, and then reinforce that content by discussing the regulations in a real-world context. Coverage includes the historical background for the code, effective methods for applying it, and potential consequences when it is not followed. This unique resource will leave your students with the solid working knowledge they need to be successful in the field. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

Features and Benefits

  • Updated to reflect the 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE®.
  • Detailed tables, figures, and illustrations highlight and clarify critical concepts.
  • Straightforward, easy-to-understand writing style promotes learning and mastery of topics.
  • Examination of the historical and technical background of the code facilitates comprehension of the how's and why's of its regulations.
  • Powerful author team includes the International Code Council - the membership organization that develops the codes used to construct residential and commercial buildings.

What's New

  • Section openers, like the "General Comments" and "Purpose" features introduce each chapter and emphasize the important information about to be covered.

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  • CD-ROM Edition

    ISBN-10: 1609830814 | ISBN-13: 9781609830816

    List Price = $102.00  | CengageBrain Price = $102.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $76.50

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

2012 International Plumbing Code Turbo Tabs for Paper Bound Edition  (ISBN-10: 160983108X | ISBN-13: 9781609831080)

Give your students a new, organized perspective of the 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE with TURBO TABS that will help them zone in on the specific information they need, when they need it. By categorizing the IPC into its most frequently referenced sections, the tabs make navigating the Code both convenient and easy. They were created by leading industry experts who set out to develop a tool that would prove valuable to students in or entering the field. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $16.95  | CengageBrain Price = $16.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $13.50

2012 International Plumbing Code Turbo Tabs for Loose Leaf Edition  (ISBN-10: 1609831071 | ISBN-13: 9781609831073)

An organized, structured approach to the 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, these TURBO TABS will help your students target the specific information they need, when they need it. Packaged as pre-printed, full-page inserts that categorize the IPC into its most frequently referenced sections, the tabs are both handy and easy to use. They were created by leading industry experts who set out to develop a tool that would prove valuable to students in or entering the field. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $17.95  | CengageBrain Price = $17.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.50

Significant Changes to the International Plumbing Code, International Mechanical Code and International Fuel Gas Code, 2012 Edition  (ISBN-10: 1111542473 | ISBN-13: 9781111542474)

For your students, sorting through a key code – whether it is the INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING, MECHANICAL, OR FUEL GAS CODES® - can be a daunting task. So when a code update occurs, they may feel even more overwhelmed. Fortunately, there is a resource that will break down all three of these codes so that students can easily identify key changes and their real-world applications. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE®, INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL® CODE AND INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE® 2012 EDITION addresses more than 125 of the most crucial changes contained in these codes. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the type of change: newly added text, a modification of the existing language, or deleted text. Accompanying each change are detailed illustrations and practical examples, which clarify some of the technical jargon and make the content more relevant. The book's attention to detail, its logical organization, and its thorough yet concise coverage all make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2009 codes to the new 2012 versions. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $44.95  | CengageBrain Price = $44.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $33.75

Student Supplements

2012 International Plumbing Code Turbo Tabs for Paper Bound Edition  (ISBN-10: 160983108X | ISBN-13: 9781609831080)

Get a new, organized perspective of the 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE with TURBO TABS that will help you zone in on the specific information you need, when you need it. By categorizing the IPC into its most frequently referenced sections, the tabs make navigating the Code both convenient and easy. They were created by leading industry experts who set out to develop a tool that would prove valuable to students in or entering the field. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $16.95  | CengageBrain Price = $16.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $13.50

2012 International Plumbing Code Turbo Tabs for Loose Leaf Edition  (ISBN-10: 1609831071 | ISBN-13: 9781609831073)

An organized, structured approach to the 2012 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE, these TURBO TABS will help students target the specific information they need, when they need it. Packaged as pre-printed, full-page inserts that categorize the IPC into its most frequently referenced sections, the tabs are both handy and easy to use. They were created by leading industry experts who set out to develop a tool that would prove valuable to students in or entering the field. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $17.95  | CengageBrain Price = $17.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.50

Significant Changes to the International Plumbing Code, International Mechanical Code and International Fuel Gas Code, 2012 Edition  (ISBN-10: 1111542473 | ISBN-13: 9781111542474)

Sorting through a key code – whether it is the INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING, MECHANICAL OR FUEL GAS CODES® - can be a daunting task. So when a code update occurs, you may feel even more overwhelmed. Fortunately, there is a resource that will break down all three of these codes so that students can easily identify key changes and their real-world applications. SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE®, INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL® CODE AND INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE® 2012 edition addresses more than 125 of the most crucial changes contained in these codes. Each change analysis features the affected code sections and identifies the type of change: newly added text, a modification of the existing language, or deleted text. Accompanying each change are detailed illustrations and practical examples, which clarify some of the technical jargon and make the content more relevant. The book's attention to detail, its logical organization, and its thorough yet concise coverage all make it an ideal tool for transitioning from the 2009 codes to the new 2012 versions. Check out our app, DEWALT® Mobile Pro™. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit dewalt.com/mobilepro.

List Price = $44.95  | CengageBrain Price = $44.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $33.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

International Code Council (ICC)

ICC is a leading organization dedicated to developing a single set of comprehensive, coordinated national model construction codes. To date, 48 U.S. states have adopted various international codes from ICC.