Category Archives: Fire Information

Household Appliances to Check Before Leaving the House

Household Appliances to Check Before Leaving the House

So many things in our life become routine to the point where we no longer notice them. Activities, like making breakfast or drying our hair, are everyday parts of life that don’t often require our attention. When you are simply “going through the motions”, it can be easy for accidents to occur. It is important… Continue Reading

Creating A Family Fire Escape Plan

Creating A Family Fire Escape Plan

House fires can happen to any family. With a home fire escape plan, all members of the family can be appropriately prepared should a fire ever start. From the youngest to the oldest, everyone should participate in creating and regularly reviewing an emergency escape plan. While you hope to never use this plan, it is… Continue Reading

How to Maintain Your Residential Fire Sprinklers

How to Maintain Your Residential Fire Sprinklers

According to the National Fire Protection Association, 80% of all fire-related deaths in the U.S., happen within the home. Installing a sprinkler system provides protection, saves lives, and restores peace of mind. Unfortunately, many homeowners neglect to maintain their systems. If a sprinkler system is in good working condition, it can stop a fire before… Continue Reading

Top 6 Causes for House Fires

Top 6 Causes for House Fires

  Summer is almost here which also means that it will be peak season for fire-related accidents. At Fire Tech, we work with contractors to make sure that Maryland, DC, and Virginia homeowners are protected from disastrous home fires by arming them with the best residential sprinkler systems. However, we urge our customers to stay… Continue Reading