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Developer uses “trade ups” to fire sprinkler his new homes

By nfpa@jiveon.com A new residential subdivision will likely include home fire sprinklers following a pitch by a code official. In order to forego an extremely wide boulevard entrance for the new development that’s meant to accommodate emergency

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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