Sunroom-Patio Concrete Footing Requirement Master Plan

Sunroom-Patio Concrete Footing Requirement Master Plan

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This plan provides a code-minimum design for footing and slab of various common configurations for exterior lightweight solid or louvered roofs for use with open-walled patios, screen rooms, and enclosed sunrooms where UPLIFT is assumed to govern.

Footings covered include slabs with continuous footings, ribbon footings with and without slabs, and concrete pads for a variety of wind speeds, exposures, and patio use throughout the US. It is sold as an engineered sealed document and meets the structural requirements of the Florida Building Code & the 2012/2015/2018 International Building codes, as well as the current versions of the MN, NC, NJ, NY, OH, SC, & VA building codes as applicable.

Valid for use with ASCE 7-10 & ASCE 7-16. Use it in conjunction with your other approved documents to obtain a building permit.

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See also footing depth – heave requirements by Clicking Here

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How to use this document:

  1. Obtain a master or site-specific design plan for an aluminum patio structure – click here to browse our catalog
  2. Determine the site-specific conditions with your building department or design professional using Chapter 16 of the FBC / IBC.
  3. Find your uplift reactions for your structure from the intended master plan or by use of our design tools.
  4. Determine the proper footing size from this master plan to match the uplift required.
  5. Submit this highlighted information to the building department along with your other site-specific information.

Note: this plan uses a safety factor of 1.67 against uplift

The document you are purchasing is a generic performance evaluation. Use of this document for any site-specific application is the responsibility of others. Installations beyond the performance limitations listed within the purchased document, any site-specific designs/certifications, or California-specific projects shall require custom engineering and invalidate the use of this evaluation. Learn more about the use of this document

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Weight 0.32 lbs
Dimensions 0.0100 × 17.0000 × 11.0000 in
Plan Format

Digitally Sealed File, Sealed Hardcopy

Plan Type

Master Plan Sheet – MPS


Concrete, Wood

Plan Designer

Engineering Express

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