Which of the following designs do you prefer?
We have two chosen finalists for this Design Challenge. Review, vote, and discuss below.
Original Design Parameters:
Codes: 2012 International Building and Fire Code
Standard: NFPA 13 - 2010 Edition
System Type: Wet Pipe System, Fully-Sprinklered
Seismic: Occupancy II, Design Category B
Construction Type: V-B (combustible)
Structure: Solid Engineered Joists
Pipe Type: CPVC or Black Steel
Surroundings: Unit door runs to the common corridor; additional units reside on each side of these units
What works and what doesn't? Discuss your take in the comments section on the website.
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