Frequently asked questions



How often should must fire equipment be serviced?

Fire alarm, sprinkler, extinguishers and hydrants must be inspected annually where as kitchen supression system are bi-annual.


Can emergency escapes be locked for security reasons?

No!


Can a fire rated door be kept open?

Yes as long as they are controlled automatically to close upon a fire condition.


How do I go about requesting an inspection?

Call us for an appointment.


When to Replace a Fire Extinguisher

Fire extinguishers need replacement ID damaged beyond accpetable standards (dented) or if parts are no longer available to service them or once the manufacturer or juridiction having authority deems a brand deemed for no further use.


Do you work with Recreational Vehicles (RV) on fire safety

Yes!


Tell me more about your Intercom and security systems

We service and sell most brands of intercom and security systems for commercial and residential use. Some are getting absolete to a point they require replacement.


Would you train our staff on how to use fire extinguishers?

Most definetly yes.


Tell me more about Fire Sprinklers

Sprinkler systems are installed so as help if not douse a fire as well as to help give time to evacuate a building in the event of a fire. There are basically 2 types of sprinkler systems: wet where water is always in the pipes and dry type where water is held back until required, in both cases a sprinkler head will activate upon heat releasing the water. There are special applications as well for sprinkler systems known as suppression systems.


Who should I call when my security system alarm goes off?

If your security system alarm activates, call the police... If your fire alarm system activates, call the fire dept (911)