Safety

ICC Pulse Podcast

ICC Pulse Podcast – Episode 1 Feature: Jay Elbettar

In episode 1, Whitney Doll, the Code Council’s Director of Communications and podcast host, talks with Board of Directors President Jay Elbettar, P.E., CBO, LEED AP, CASp. Jay shares some of his experiences as a code official, plans for 2018 and updates about various Code Council initiatives.


TIP: Brass Gas Connector

Just a tip for anyone that does not know.If you ever see this type of Brass flex hose being used it is dangerous and could…


Spring and Bolt

TIP: Garage Door Balance Springs

Tip of the day. The garage door balance springs are under extreme tension. The metal spring will eventually fail when under tension. There should be…



HVAC Drainage – Roof Mounted Systems

INSIDE THE FORUM THE QUESTION :: What are your thoughts on this condensate discharge location? Scott Patterson :: Not a proper way to discharge condensate. It is…


Today's Home Inspector - Fire Safety - Portable Heaters

Space Heater Safety

With temps dropping it’s important to think about home heating safety. Keeping the thermostat down will save money while portable heaters provide direct and quick warmth,…