City of San Francisco Considers Fire Sprinkler Systems

Sometimes a day doesn’t even go by without hearing about a tragic fire somewhere around the country, and just recently a round of fires have devastated several San Francisco buildings and the people who live in them. In 2015 alone, there have been multiple fires that have killed a total of four people. Due to… Read more »

Some New Homes in Maryland Require Fire Sprinklers

We’re here yet again with another update regarding the ongoing fight to include fire sprinkler systems in every home. Beginning on July 1, any new single or two family homes that are built in St. Mary’s County, Maryland will need to have a fire sprinkler. There are a few limitations of this law, which we’ll… Read more »

Fire Sprinkler in Massachusetts Saves Lives

We can tell you over and over again how effective fire sprinkler systems are when it comes to saving lives during a fire, but there’s no better way to get that point across than by providing some real world examples. We’re always on the lookout for stories about fire sprinklers and the lives and property… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Fire

While sprinkler systems are instrumental when it comes to reducing loss of life and property damage in property fires, they are not the only way that you can stay safe. Having a plan is also important in order to ensure you know exactly what to do in the event of a fire. Finding yourself in… Read more »

What to Know about Fire Sprinkler System Freeze-Ups

If you have a fire sprinkler system installed in your residential or commercial property, you and anyone in your building have a much more likely chance of escaping a fire unharmed. Unfortunately, to get the most out of your sprinkler system, some regular maintenance is required. This is never truer than throughout the winter. Like… Read more »

What Is the Connecticut Fire Sprinkler Coalition?

If anyone knows and understands the importance of fire sprinkler systems, besides us of course, it’s firefighters. In fact, firefighters in Connecticut have been urging builders to install sprinklers in newly constructed homes throughout the state. While they haven’t seen a huge amount of success in their efforts so far, there is hope. Recently, a… Read more »