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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 Jerry Mason, HornerXpress / jerry@teamhorner.com Do you want to grow your business revenues and profits, but not sure how? The answers may vary slightly based on what segment of the market you serve, but there is a common theme. Here are a few of the “easy” answers.  If you build or renovate pools – […]

By Walter Clemence, FSPA Government Affairs Manager / Walter@FloridaPoolPro.com There have been a few changes in licensing requirements for LP gas. Qualifiers and Master Qualifiers:   Effective July 1, 2018, the license types and education requirements have changed for LP Gas Licenses.  If you previously held a Gas Installer or a Gas Specialty Installers license, […]

By Jonathan Mosher, A & D Pool / jonathan@adpool.today Joining the FSPA two years ago was one of the best decisions I’ve made since coming to Florida.  I moved down to Florida from Ohio where I also worked in the pool industry. After working in this industry in both states for some time, I’ve realized […]