Construct safer manufactured housing with the 2005 NFPA 501!
NFPA 501: Standard for Manufactured Housing covers all the equipment and installations used in the design, construction, transportation, fire safety, plumbing, heat-producing, and electrical systems of manufactured homes.
Changes in this edition expand coverage with:
Added criteria regarding stairs
Updated provisions regarding protection against wind loads
New provisions on protection against seismic events
New information regarding the use of wood structural panels, composite wood. structural panels, oriented strand board wood structural panels, and plywood
New requirements concerning energy conservation
New provisions on securing water heating appliances
Provisions are also provided that correlate the Standard with NFPA 255: Method of Test Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials. (Softbound, 108 pp. 2005)