Applicable Codes

The following are our most frequently used codes and standards (other adopted codes and standards not listed here may be determined to be applicable based on the scope of work).


Building Codes:
  • 2015 International Building Code and Subtitle 4 Prince George's County Building Code 
  • 2015 NFPA 101 Life Safety Code and Subtitle 11 Prince George's County Fire Safety Code
  • 2015 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)

Sprinkler System: 

  • 2013 NFPA 13 Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems
  • 2013 NFPA 13R Standard for the installation of Sprinkler Systems in Residential Occupancies Up to and Including Four Stories in Height
  • 2013 NFPA 13D Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings and Manufactured Homes

Fire Alarm:

  • 2013 NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code