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2015 Residential Code for Gas Pipe Support

The 2015 Residential Code (G2418) requires gas pipe  support both vertically and horizontally.  Horizontal support spacing distances vary by pipe diameter and can be found in table G2424.1.  The distance varies anywhere from six to ten feet depending on pipe … Continue reading

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Residential Code requirement for sediment trap

The Residential Building Code (G2419.4) requires the installation of sediment traps on certain appliances.  If the sediment trap is not incorporated into the appliance, it must be installed at a location downstream of the shutoff valve. The trap itself can … Continue reading

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