1. Commercial Fire Sprinkler Systems Can Save Employee Lives

    How Commercial Fires Start Between 2004 and 2013, commercial building fires accounted for over $2 billion in damages. Fire is an incredibly destructive force and it can cover a large area in very little time. But, how do commercial fires happen? Residential fires are a little more common, being that some homes have fireplaces and electrical problems. But, shouldn’t commercial buildings be well-p…Read More

  2. Fire Sprinkler Systems Could Save Firefighter Lives

    Sprinkler Systems Could Save Firefighter Lives Any fire detection or containing device can be useful. For one, a smoke detector will alert you if there is a fire, while a sprinkler system will contain and suppress the flames. Both of these devices prove that fires can be found and maintained safely, without any fatal consequences. However, there are accidents and there are still thousands of innoc…Read More

  3. Fire Damage Costs Part 1

    Cleaning Up After a Fire Accidents happen. Though there are plenty of ways to prevent incidents such as building fires, sometimes it is out of our hands. Fires in any building, commercial or residential, can be devastating in more ways than one. Fires can be destructive and burn all of your belongings and most prized possessions. Fires are expensive as well. Paying for damages can rack up quite a …Read More

  4. The Hazards of Electrical Fires and How They Start

    Your Electrical Appliances Could Kill You In a recent statistical study, it was confirmed that there are at least 51,000 fires each year. Of these fires, electrical distribution systems are the third leading cause. It has been confirmed by the Electrical Safety Foundational International that arcing faults are responsible for initiating more than 28,000 home fires. Of these thousands of fires, the…Read More

  5. Systems to Install In a New Business

    6 Systems to Install In Your Business When opening a new business, you have a lot to think about. Opening a new business is not as easy as just opening your doors to the public and expecting success. You have to consider how much help you will hire, how much you will pay them, and what measures you will take to protect them while they are working. When it comes to installing systems for your busin…Read More

  6. What is the Difference Between Wet and Dry Fire Sprinkler Systems

    When owning a business, a commercial building, or a hospital, fire sprinkler systems are a must. Not only do they alert you of the presence of a fire, but they can lessen the damages from a fire. When a fire sprinkler goes off, the fire sprinkler heads douse the alerted area with water. In most films, such as The Incredibles, fire sprinklers are portrayed to all go off at once. Filmmakers often en…Read More

  7. Top Ten Causes of House Fires

    Fire is a natural, unpredictable, and dangerous element. Though it is necessary for heating, it is quite destructive and, if you're not careful, can lead to irreversible damage to your belongings. The following blog is a list of ten different causes and solutions of house fires. 1. Ladies, your straightener can start fires! Hair Care Tools It would make sense that a tool that is meant to heat to d…Read More

  8. What to do to Prepare for a Fire

    It is no secret that lately there has been a lot more fire-related incidents. Fire is a dangerous and uncontrollable disaster than can happen when we are least expecting. Fire can occur naturally, such as wildfires; or accidentally, such as leaving the stove on. Fire can also unfortunately happen intentionally, often committed by ill-intended arsonists. The point is, fire is sometimes unpredictabl…Read More

  9. The Dark History of Business Fires

    There is an unfortunate history surrounding business fires. Countless lives have been lost throughout the years due to unexpected fires in places of business. Disasters, such as the Triangle Shirtwaist Company Fire and even the Happy Land Fire, prove that we never can predict the onset of a fire. In just 2016, there was an estimated 1,342,000 fires reported, causing 3,390 citizen deaths. Now, of c…Read More

  10. Everything You Need to Know About Fire Sprinkler Systems

    If you have ever accidentally set off a fire alarm, you know the panic that ensues right after the initial set-off. Even if you had nothing to do with the alarm going off, you can’t help but wonder if it is a real fire, or the symptom of a light-hearted accident. But have you ever wondered, if the alarm is going off, why don’t the sprinklers? More importantly, if the sprinklers ever did turn o…Read More