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    Fire Separation Distance - Contiguous Exterior Wall?

    Hi All - first off, I appreciate any insight you may be able to provide. My question is regarding the interpretation of this bold portion below: 705.8.1 The maximum area of unprotected and protected openings permitted in an exterior wall in any story of a building shall not exceed the...
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    IBC 2018 1027.5 Exterior Exit Stairway Location

    Hi, I have an R-2 occupancy, Type VB construction, that is 2 stories. The second story is served by one open/exposed exterior exit stairway at a landing serving 4 individual dwelling units. The exterior stairway runs along the exterior wall of one of the units toward an open yard, and I...