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NFPA 13D, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings 2019

Product Code/ISBN: 9781455920471

Sprinklers in homes reduce the rate of dying in a home fire drastically, so make sure you are installing the sprinklers right and in code. NFPA 13D: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One-and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes, 2019 Edition makes sure to have the most updated code standard and additions when it comes to sprinklers in the home. It covers design, supplies, placement and equipment. This guide has everything you need to stay safe in fires.

These sprinklers can save structures, rooms, and lives. Don’t get caught with old codes. Make sure and update your copy today!


Table of Contents

  1. Administration
    1. Scope
    2. Purpose
    3. Retroactivity
    4. Equivalency
    5. Units
    6. New Technology
  2. Referenced Publications
    1. General
    2. NFPA Publications
    3. Other Publications
    4. References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections
  3. Definitions
    1. General
    2. NFPA Official Definitions
    3. General Definitions
  4. General Requirements
    1. Sprinkler Temperature Ratings
    2. Tube
    3. Listed or Labeled
    4. Documentation
    5. Qualifications
  5. System Components
    1. General
    2. Aboveground Pipe and Equipment
    3. Water Supply Pipe and Fittings
    4. Pre-Engineered Systems
  6. Water Supply
    1. General Provisions
    2. Water Supply Sources
    3. Multipurpose Piping System
    4. Manufactured Home Water Supply
    5. Common Supply Pipes
  7. Installation
    1. Valves
    2. Drains and Test Connections
    3. Pressure Gauges
    4. Piping Support
    5. Sprinklers
    6. Alarms
    7. Attics
  8. Sprinkler Position and Location
    1. Design Criteria
    2. Position of Sprinklers
    3. Location of Sprinklers
  9. Protection from Freezing
    1. System Types
    2. Anitfreeze Systems
    3. Dry Pipe and Preaction Systems
  10. Discharge and Hydraulic Calculations
    1. Design Discharge
    2. Number of Design Sprinklers
    3. Piping Configurations
    4. Pipe Sizing
  11. System Acceptance
    1. General
    2. Acceptance Tests
  12. Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance
    1. General
    2. Inspections and Tests
    3. Maintenance

Annex A Explanatory Material

Annex B Informational References