International Property Maintenance Code Commentary 2015

International Property Maintenance Code and Commentary 2015


The 2015 IPMC® contains many important changes including:

A new definition for “Cost of Such Demolition or Emergency Repair” has been added in order to properly enforce the provisions of the code. (Section 202; PM1-13)
Sign requirements necessary to identify the location of the fire department sprinkler connection have been added to the code. (Section 704.1.2; PM14-13)
Prescriptive location provisions for smoke alarms near cooking appliances have been added to the code. (Section 704.2.1; PM15-13)