FAQ

Building Codes FAQ


What are the Travel Distance Limits?


What are the required Fire Ratings?


What are the minimum widths required for Corridor, Door, Ramp and Stair?


How to know How Many Exits are required?


How to determine the Occupant Load?


When is Fire Sprinkler System required to be provided in the building?


When is Fire Alarm System required to be provided in the building?


What are the definition of High-rise, Medium-rise and Low-rise Buildings?


At what level shall the Fire pump be installed within the building?


What is the maximum size of a kitchen allowed in a non-sprinklered building?


What are the requirements for Private Fire Hydrants?


What are the requirements for Fire Engine Access way/road?


What are the requirements for Landing Valves?


What are the requirements for Fire Command Center?


When is Single Exit Allowed in Apartment Building?


What are the classifications of fire fighting systems?


What are the requirements for Manual Call Points?


When is Emergency Voice Communication Required?


What are the Illumination requirements?


What is flame spread and smoke developed?


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