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I need a code for upper level railing on patios on apartme

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I need a code for upper level railing on patios on apartments
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Stephen Cutler replied 7 years ago.

Hi and thanks for using

What state are you in? Each state has amendments to the IRC & IBC which may apply in your case. Otherwise it is 48" rail height, space between balusters will not allow a 4" sphere to pass through, must support 250lb person leaning against it.

Expert:  Stephen Cutler replied 7 years ago.
Did you close the question because this is the information you needed?