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Florida Building Commission

Florida Building Commission (FBC)www.FloridaBuilding.org

Current Building Code

The current building code is the 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code effective December 31, 2017. The 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code is available for viewing online by visiting www.FloridaBuilding.org then select Florida Building Code > 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code.  Here you will be redirected to the ICC website where you can select the volume you wish to view.

A reminder the major changes are to public pools and to electrical.

Purchase copies of the building code at www.BOAF.net

 

To view past editions of the Florida Building Code, click here.

Below The Surface the Industry blog

By Alvaro Mendoza, CES / amendoza@ceswaterquality.com After 35 years of paying its dues, chemistry controllers are finally being accepted as a great baseline to a responsible commercial pool care program. Forward-thinking pool service owners are taking it one step further and are providing a controller for each of their customers as a part of their […]

By FSPA President Jim Bingold As we begin 2019 I am compelled to reflect back on my time as a FSPA Board member for the Palm Beach Chapter and on the state Executive Committee, but more importantly, on the amazing people of this association. I think about the volunteers who served as presidents, task force […]

By Todd Koonts, SPIES Pool / todd@spiespool.com What is Legionella and why do we seem to be hearing more about it being found in spas, spray features or fountains? Legionella is a germ that can cause a type of pneumonia called Legionellosis, more commonly known as Legionnaire’s Disease. Legionnaire’s often mimics the symptoms of pneumonia […]