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what municipalities require residential sprinklers?

Discussion in 'Illinois' started by DWM, Oct 11, 2012.

  1. DWM

    DWM Member

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    we are evaluating how the installation will impact new home construction, i am wondering what chicago suburbs require res.sprinklers?? VS drywalling bsmnt cielings

    thanks!!
     
  2. mjesse

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    I did a survey of the north and northwest suburbs. Not sure if that's relevant to you.

    I can email you my results if you'd like (PM me)

    mj
     
  3. fatboy

    fatboy Administrator

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    In the 2012 IRC, it is an option for either sheetrock, solid sawn lumber, or sprinklers in the basement only. Is Chicago that much different?

    Welcome to the forum!
     
  4. TJacobs

    TJacobs Sawhorse

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    Yes, a lot of suburban amendments requiring 13D.
     
  5. cda

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    chicago different???? are you kidding????? maybe not different except when it comes to politics and everything politics are invovled with in chicago
     

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