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fire wall

A fire-resistant wall required by local health and safety codes.Depending on the particular code adopted, a property owner may need to erect fire walls between every 3,000 square feet of space, between spaces rented by separate tenants or owned by separate condo owners, and along exterior walls within a certain distance of a property line.The code will detail the hours of fire retardant required under different circumstances.Doors allowing passage through fire walls must be fire doors.
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Then a "filet" bead of sealant is added at the perimeter of every room at the ceiling line, providing an airtight seal between the ceiling gypsum board, and the top plates of the wall framing on both interior and exterior walls and the fire wall framing (Photo 6).
The asbestos fire wall is in excellent condition and poses no risk to staff or customers.
According to comments featured in the NFPA 232--November 2002 Report on Comments (ROC), fire wall proponents indicate that these walls will give firefighters and fire suppression systems ample time to combat fires, decreasing the likelihood of countless records being destroyed by fire.
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A fire wall actually allows you to treat the spaces on opposite sides of the wall as totally separate buildings.
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She said a strict fire wall is in place to keep lobbying efforts in Sacramento and LAUSD separate.
A unique glass fire wall system that looks like ordinary window glass but is actually tested as a wall was selected.
The gospel Jesus came to preach would be a fire wall, and each person to hear it would have to choose to step to one side or the other.
This includes isolation of hydraulic power units on the outside of the building, fire suppression redundancies and fire wall separation of the manufacturing area from the warehouse.