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Current Code & Design Criteria


Codes:

  • 2016 California Building Code – Volumes 1 & 2 (CBC).
  • 2016 California Residential Code with Appendix H, Patio Covers (CRC).
  • 2016 California Historical Building Code (CHBC).
  • 2016 California Existing Building Code (CEBC).
  • 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (CGBSC)
  • 2016 California Plumbing Code (CPC)
  • 2016 California Mechanical Code (CMC)
  • 2016 California Electrical Code (CEC)
  • 2016 California Energy Code (CEC)
  • 2016 California Fire Code based on the 2012 IFC, with City of Roseville Amendments (RFC)
  • 2015 Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code (USPSHTC). As published by IAPMO
  • Roseville Municipal Code (RMC)

Snow Loads: Ground Snow Load - Zero

Wind Loads: Ultimate Wind Speed:  Risk Category I / 100 mph;  Risk Category II (1 & 2 Family Dwellings) / 110 mph;  Risk Category III & IV / 115 mph

Exposure Category – B (most areas)

Rain Loads: 1 1/2” per hour (100-year, 1-Hour Rainfall)

Seismic Loads: Unless otherwise justified by analysis, all buildings and non-building structures within the City limits shall be assigned to Seismic Design Category (SDC) D, except as follows:

  • Residential buildings permitted and constructed under the CRC are permitted to be assigned to SDC C. 
  • Low-rise, wood-framed buildings designed in accordance with the prescriptive (non-engineered) Conventional Light-Framed Construction provisions of CBC 2308 are permitted to be assigned to SDC C.

In accordance with CBC 1613.3.2, soil Site Class D shall be assumed for all sites unless otherwise justified by a registered design professional and/or geotechnical report.

Soil Bearing Pressure:

  • Allowable Foundation - 1500 psf without a Soils Report
  • Allowable Lateral – 100 psf without a Soils Report

Climate Zone: Zone 11

Sanitary Facilities: 2016 CPC Chapter 4, Table 422.1, Table A, Table 4-2, Table 4-3 & Table 4.4

Development Services -
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(916) 774-5332
(916) 774-5394 Fax
(916) 774-5220 TDD
buildingdivision@roseville.ca.us


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