Category Archives: Fire Safety

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

Different Kinds of Fires & How to Stop Them

Different Kinds of Fires & How to Stop Them

Fire safety is an important topic to discuss, especially during summer time when most fire-related accidents occur. There are many types of fires and different ways to handle them depending on the type of the fire and how it started. There are the different classes of fires: Class A– This type of fire typically takes… Continue Reading