The provisions of this chapter shall govern the materials, design, construction and quality of wood members and their fasteners.
The design of structural elements or systems, constructed partially or wholly of wood or wood-based products, shall be in accordance with one of the following methods:
4.AWC WFCM in accordance with Section 2309.
5.The design and construction of log structures in accordance with the provisions of ICC 400.
For the purposes of this chapter, where dimensions of lumber are specified, they shall be deemed to be nominal dimensions unless specifically designated as actual dimensions (see Section 2304.2).