Fire Protection Blog

December 16, 2019
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How Freezing and Thawing Affect Fire Sprinkler Systems

In the event of a fire, a fire sprinkler system is one of the first defenses against extensive damage to your property, as well as against possible injury to yourself or others. However, cold weather can decrease the ability of a fire sprinkler system to work effectively in an emergency. As a result, it is important to understand how constant freezing and thawing can cause issues for your fire sprinkler system, and what to do to ensure that your system […]
December 6, 2019
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When are Fire Suppression Systems Required?

Fire suppression systems are crucial to preventing a fire from getting out of control and causing costly damage to your building. More importantly, a fire suppression system can prevent injury or even death of residents or employees by giving them precious time to leave the building after a fire has been detected. Fire suppression systems consist of several fire protection components including detectors, alarms, and suppression agents. Fire suppression systems are required when fire sprinkler systems are not appropriate. Fire […]
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