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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, Commercial Energy Specialists / amendoza@ceswaterquality.com Once a service company takes over an account, they’re normally trying to figure out the personality of the pool, how much time they need to spend and what they have to do to keep the pool clear and the customers happy. Sometimes the pool is lightly used […]

By FSPA President Brian Kelly, Shamrock Pools / shamrockpls1091@aol.com As the summer winds down and the kids return back to school, many of our daily routines once again revert back to the primary focus of work. Not that the focus ever went away. It’s just that many of us with children have their priorities realigned […]

By Misty Knight, Zodiac Pool Systems / misty.knight@zodiac.com Remember playing the “telephone” game as a child? You sit in a circle where one person whispers to the next person what was said and then the person at the end of the line tells everyone what they think was originally said. Even though I am speaking […]