Ohio Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents and Solid Fuel-burning Appliances Code 2019

2019 Ohio Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-burning Appliances Code Adoption Info

Adoption Info

Effective Dates January 1, 2019 – Present

Adopts with Amendments NFPA 211-2016 Standard for Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-Burning Appliances

Overview NFPA 211 is a standard developed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) that provides guidelines and requirements for the design, installation, inspection, and maintenance of chimneys, fireplaces, vents, and solid fuel-burning appliances. This standard ensures that these systems are safe and efficient, minimizing the risk of fire and other hazards associated with their use.

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The 2019 Ohio Chimneys, Fireplaces, Vents, and Solid Fuel-burning Appliances Code is based on NFPA 211-2016 with Ohio-specific amendments. This code sets the minimum standards for the installation, operation, and maintenance of chimneys, fireplaces, vents, and solid fuel-burning appliances within the state of Ohio. The Ohio-specific amendments include additional provisions tailored to the unique conditions in Ohio, ensuring the safety, performance, and reliability of these systems.