Residential fire sprinkler installation the smart choice

Residential fire sprinkler installation the smart choice

Adding fire sprinklers into a business portfolio of solutions can differentiate you from your competition.  Since fire sprinkler systems are, at least in single-family homes, life-safety systems, training on the proper installation and understanding the requirements cannot be overstated.  There are different codes and standards that apply to installations for commercial and residential markets.

A Durango homeowner watched in disbelief as flames from an overheated van threatened to engulf her garage and destroy the attached townhome. But shock turned to relief when the home’s fire sprinklers had activated. “Damage to the home was limited to the garage, thanks in large part to the fire sprinklers, which controlled the flames before they could build deadly heat and smoke, typical of a gasoline fire,” said Durango Fire Marshal Tom Kaufman. 

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