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Facts About Fire Sprinklers

Facts About Fire Sprinklers

In the event of a fire, the heat from the flames activates a sensor in the sprinkler heads closest to the fire and release water immediately.  Only the sprinkler heads in the vicinity of the fire will activate.  The sprinkler system will allow the affected sprinkler to quickly reduce the heat from the fire.   Contrary… Continue Reading

Plastic vs. Copper: Piping Options When It Comes To Residential Fire Sprinklers

When it comes to constructing residential dwellings equipped with fire protection systems, the type of piping used is mandated by the Fire Marshal sprinkler code.  According to location in the residence, the two types of piping used accordingly are copper or chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC).   Respectably speaking, there are a number of advantages to… Continue Reading

Residential Sprinkler Systems Protect Against Loss

House fires may be prevented with simple measures and double checks, however, accidents happen and lives are put at stake. The best protective measure against loss of property and/or lives is a residential sprinkler system.   A residential sprinkler system is required to be installed by a licensed, professional sprinkler contractor. There are many factors… Continue Reading