Make sure water supplies are available when needed with NFPA 24.
An essential Standard for effective water-based fire protection, NFPA 24: Installation of Private Fire Service Mains and Their Appurtenances presents comprehensive requirements governing private fire service mains and private fire hydrants.
Reference the 2013 NFPA 24 for the latest information on location and identification of department connections, protection of fire service mains, and valves controlling water supplies.
NFPA 24's criteria also addresses underground fire service mains and related equipment, yard piping that feeds automatic sprinkler systems, yard hydrants, standpipes, and other water-based systems.
Updated definitions make this edition an essential reference.