Monthly Archives: March 2019

The “Podium” Approach – Type IIIA/VA over Type IA Construction

Section 510 of the 2016 California Building Code(CBC) contains the special provisions describing how to build what is commonly called a “podium” building, which are typically Type IIIA or VA wood frame construction, often R-2/housing, or a hotel, over a … Continue reading

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