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NFPA 211: Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances
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What is NFPA 211?
NFPA 211: Document Scope

1.1 Scope. This standard applies to the design, installation, maintenance, and inspection of all chimneys, fireplaces, venting systems, and solid fuel–burning appliances.

NFPA 211 reduces fire hazards by ensuring the safe removal of flue gases, the proper installation of solid fuel-burning appliances, and the correct construction and installation of chimneys, fireplaces, and venting systems. Official document scope
What does NFPA 211 address?
Requirements cover the design, installation, maintenance, and inspection of chimneys, fireplaces, venting systems, and solid fuel-burning appliances in residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies. Comprehensive provisions address general requirements as well as specific types of units.
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