NFPA 13D-2010: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2010 Edition
In home fires, the risk of dying decreases by about 80% when sprinklers are present. The 2010 NFPA 13D: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes presents rules for every aspect of sprinkler design, water supplies, equipment, and placement.
- To encourage widespread use of sprinkler systems, a new 8-step prescriptive pipe sizing method is presented as an alternative to the hydraulic calculation method.
- NFPA 13D's scope has been expanded to include inspection, testing, and maintenance.
- Text clarifies that “townhouses” can be protected by an NFPA 13D system.
- A new annex provides maintenance and testing information needed by homeowners.
Give people the fire protection they deserve with NFPA 13D. (46 Pages)