Case studies underscore ease and affordability of home fire sprinkler installation

By Fred Durso, Jr. Need proof that home fire sprinklers can be installed in a cost-effective manner? Check out this series of eye-opening case studies accumulated by NFPA’s Fire Sprinkler Initiative. All of them can be found on our site’s “Case Studies” page: The city of Lenai, Alaska, passed an ordinance that provides a homeowner tax credit for the installation of home fire sprinklers. Homeowners who install sprinklers will receive a tax credit up to the total cost of installation, or two dollars per square foot for the size of their home, not including their garage. Here’s how the town of Kenmore, Washington, went…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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