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Codes
Residential
All residential one, two, and three family dwellings, and all detached accessory structures shall be constructed in accordance with the requirements of the Residential Code of Ohio, 2013 edition, as referenced in the Lucas County Building Code.

Commercial
All commercial and industrial buildings, excepting one, two and three family dwellings, agricultural uses and United States Department of Defense installations, shall be constructed in accordance with the requirements of the Ohio Building Code, 2011 edition.

Plumbing
The plumbing code adopted for both residential and commercial applications is the Ohio Plumbing Code, 2011 edition.

Mechanical - Commercial and Residential
The mechanical code adopted for commercial applications is the Ohio Mechanical Code, 2011 edition.

The mechanical code adopted for residential applications is found in the Residential Code of Ohio, 2013 edition, Chapters 10-28.

Energy - Commercial and Residential
The energy code referenced for commercial applications is the International Energy Conservation Code, 2009 edition.

For residential applications after January 1, 2013, the energy code referenced is the International Energy Conservation Code, 2009 edition.

Electrical - Commercial and Residential
The electrical code referenced for Commercial applications is the 2014 National Electrical Code, NFPA - 70.

For residential applications the electrical code referenced is the 2014 National Electrical Code, NFPA - 70