NFPA 211 Standard for Chimneys Fireplaces Vents and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances 2019
The approved American National Standard, NFPA 211, Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances, offers consensus-based guidelines for construction projects involving chimneys, fireplaces, venting systems, and solid fuel-burning appliances for residential properties and commercial and industrial facilities.
Safeguard buildings and occupants and pass inspections by ensuring fireplaces and chimneys comply with NFPA 211. This revised 2019 edition of NFPA 211 is a comprehensive resource for safe and professional design, installation, and maintenance of fireplaces and chimneys, and evolved based on the experiences and insights of leading industry professionals. Among others, it features:
- in-depth coverage on the selection of appropriate equipment and installation methods
- current definitions and terminologies, and updated references to product listings
- new standard requirements for the installation of decorative shrouds for factory-built chimneys
NFPA 211 reflects the latest standards in fire safety, and is an essential tool for everyone from contractors, installers, designers, and engineers to manufacturers, code officials, and anyone else who investigates chimney fires.