Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems: Design, Installation and Code Administration
Co-branded by American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE)
This unique publication focuses on issues related to the design, installation, plan review and inspection of residential sprinkler systems.
Features of this publication include:
- Numerous graphics, photos, tables and real world applications and examples for an in-depth understanding of this important topic
- Outstanding technical content and in full color
- The discussions and information analyze fire sprinkler systems for one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to and including three stories in height
- Design and installation using either the International Residential Code® (IRC®) or NFPA 13D are covered to provide flexibility and choice for the user
This comprehensive guide provides code officials, designers, plans examiners, installers and inspectors with a clear understanding of the components used in residential sprinkler systems, the purpose and operation of these systems, various design concerns, and proper inspection and acceptance testing of this life safety system.
With the adoption of residential sprinkler systems gaining momentum, this publication is an indispensable tool for all those involved in the field of residential construction.
Copyright Date: 2010