2018 International Property Maintenance Code
Stay up-to-code with property maintenance with the 2018 International Property Maintenance Code!
Introducing the 2018 Edition of the International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC) from the International Code Council!
This code ensures that you are up to the standards for private property—whether it’s your own or someone else’s.
With this code you will absolutely know you are within the requirements provided for maintaining and using:
- built elements
- swimming pools
- fire protection
- and more for existing structures
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 – Scope and Administration
Part 1 — Scope and Application
Part 2 — Administration and Enforcement
Department of Property Maintenance Inspection
Duties and Powers of the Code Official
Notices and Orders
Unsafe Structures and Equipment
Means of Appeal
Stop Work Order
Chapter 2 – Definitions
Chapter 3 – General Requirements
Exterior Property Areas
Swimming Pools, Spas and Hot Tubs
Handrails and Guardrails
Rubbish and Garbage
Chapter 4 – Light, Ventilation and Occupancy Limitations
Chapter 5 – Plumbing Facilities and Fixture Requirements
Plumbing Systems and Fixtures
Sanitary Drainage System
Chapter 6 – Mechanical and Electrical Requirements
Elevators, Escalators and Dumbwaiters
Chapter 7 – Fire Safety Requirements
Means of Egress
Fire Protection Systems
Chapter 8 – Referenced Standards
Appendix a Boarding Standard
The 2018 IPMC is adopted in 38 states and the District of Columbia.
Maintain properties with confidence. Be sure to get your copy of the 2018 International Property Maintenance Code today!
This 2018 edition is fully compatible with all of the International Codes (I-Codes) published by the International Code Council (ICC), including the International Building Code, International Energy Conservation Code, International Existing Building Code, International Fire Code, International Fuel Gas Code, International Green Construction Code, International Mechanical Code, ICC Performance Code, International Plumbing Code, International Private Sewage Disposal Code, International Residential Code, International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, International Wildland-Urban Interface Code and International Zoning Code.