Building Code Design Criteria

Residential Building Code Design Criteria

TABLE R301.2(1) - CLIMATIC AND GEOGRAPHIC DESIGN CRITERIA

Ground snow load40lbs/square feet
Wind speed<90 mph with a 110 mph 3 second gust
Seismic design categoryCategory A for all classes of buildings
Weatheringsevere
Frost line depthFooting to be placed 42″ below grade
Termitemoderate to heavy
Decayslight to moderate
Winter design temperatureheating degree days: 6845 in Zone 5
Ice shield underlaymenteaves edge to a point 24 inches inside exterior wall line
Flood hazardsvaries
Energy zonezone 5