In NJ that was omitted in the code. Thank God we don't have to deal with this none sense.Californiadecks said:How many deck builders have a building department that is requiring these? I haven't had to yet, I was just wondering who has.
How would that explain how I need them in SE PA, but Cali doesn't?Tom M said:Fema determined that these were considered sesmic so if your not sesmic you dont need them but...........Simspon says human occupants create just as much lateral movement so it should be done. Cheap insurance if the inside is unfinished or accessible.
Thanks for that link Tom :thumbsup:http://www.state.nj.us/dca/divisions/codes/publications/pdf_ccc/ccc_2011_fall.pdf
Unless something changed from 2011, but going back to last fall I dont think so.