NFPA® 13R Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low-Rise Residential Occupancies 2013 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Retroactivity
1.4 Equivalency
1.5 Units
1.6 New Technology
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications
2.3 Other Publications
2.4 References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections
Chapter 3 Definitions
3.1 General
3.2 NFPA Official Definitions
3.3 General Definitions
Chapter 4 General Requirements
4.1 Sprinklered Throughout
4.2 Compartments
4.3 Basic Requirements
4.4 Tube
4.5 Listed or Labeled
4.6 System Arrangement
Chapter 5 System Components
5.1 General
5.2 Aboveground Piping and Equipment
5.3 Underground Pipe
5.4 System Types
Chapter 6 Installation
6.1 System Protection Area Limitations
6.2 Use of Sprinklers
6.3 Quick-Response Sprinklers
6.4 Residential Sprinklers
6.5 Special Situations
6.6 Location of Sprinklers
6.7 Piping
6.8 Valves
6.9 Drains
6.10 Test Connection
6.11 Fire Department Connection
6.12 Pressure Gauges
6.13 Piping Support
6.14 Open-Grid Ceilings
6.15 Drop-Out Ceilings
6.16 Alarms
Chapter 7 Discharge Criteria
7.1 Design Criteria Inside Dwelling Unit
7.2 Design Criteria Outside Dwelling Unit
7.3 Design Criteria Garages
7.4 Pipe Sizing
7.5 Combustible Concealed Spaces
Chapter 8 Plans and Calculations
8.1 Working Plans
Chapter 9 Water Supply
9.1 Automatic
9.2 Minimum
9.3 Source
9.4 Fire Pump
9.5 Water Tanks
9.6 Domestic Demand
9.7 Non-Fire Protection Connections
Chapter 10 System Acceptance
10.1 Approval of Sprinkler Systems
10.2 Acceptance Tests
Chapter 11 Care and Maintenance
11.1 Stock of Spare Sprinklers.
11.2 Owner's Responsibility
11.3 Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance
11.4 Instructions
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Informational References
Index