General Resources

Welcome to NHBOA’s resource page for property owners and contractors.  We have gathered multiple resources in one place based upon questions our members receive from individuals looking for general information.  These resources are code related but are not actual codes.  These documents are to be viewed only as informational material.  It is the viewers responsibility to verify with the local official any information contained in these documents and links are acceptable to the local jurisdiction.

White Paper Tiny Homes

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

Asbestos removal information

DES Radon Fact Sheet

Deck construction guide based upon 2009 IRC

Lead information for renovation & repairs

Home owner storm water management

APA construction guidelines

APA wall bracing information

NH energy code field guide

Framing span calculators

framing guidelines

Building Department Manual

ASCE 7 Windspeed

DES Potable Water Guidance Document

Safe Room & Storm Shelter Design