Revised California Building Code
California Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection Website.
SFM 12-7A Effective July 1, 2008
What is WUI?
WILDLAND-URBAN INTERFACE FIRE AREA is a geographical
area identified by the state as a “Fire Hazard Severity Zone” in accordance with the Public Resources Code Sections 4201 through 4204 and Government Code Sections 51175 through 51189, or other areas designated by the enforcing agency to be at a significant risk from wildfires. See Section 706A for the applicable referenced sections of the Government Code and the Public Resources Code
Check your county for “Fire Hazard Severity Zone”.
Vulcan Vents have passed ASTM E 2886! The test evaluates the effectiveness of a vent to withstand extreme heat and ember intrusion.
We use the same active mesh in our eave and soffits as our other vents. All our vents offer the same level of fire protection.
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