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NFPA 13D: Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2010 Edition

NFPA 13D: Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings, 2010 Edition

Presents updated rules for every aspect of sprinkler design, water supplies, equipment, and placement!

Price: $49.95
Product Code: NFPA 13D-10
Year: 2010
Binding: Softcover     Page Count: 50
Publisher: National Fire Protection Association


Install home fire sprinkler systems with NFPA 13D and save lives! In home fires, the risk of mortality decreases by about 80% when sprinklers are present and working. The 2010 NFPA 13D: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes presents updated rules for every aspect of sprinkler design, water supplies, equipment, and placement.

Major changes in this edition:

  • 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 the 2010 Edition of NFPA 13D!