Smoke Alarms

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Alarm News

Is Your Home Protected? Fires start quickly and smoke travels just as fast. This is why it is extremely important to have smoke alarms properly installed in your commercial and residential buildings. Smoke alarms allow you to be notified of a fire before the fire reaches you. This gives you time to get out as safely as possible. In order … Read More

Fire and Life Safety in Hotels or Motels

Integrated Fire SystemsFire & Life Safety Updates

Enjoy Your Vacation, but Be Prepared Summer is the prime time for vacations and most of the time, vacations lead to staying in hotels or motels. When you check you usually don’t think about fire exits or their fire and life safety devices. But, it should be. According to NFPA, “in an average year, one of every 12 hotels or … Read More

4th of July Fire Hazards

Integrated Fire SystemsFire & Life Safety Updates

Be Safe While Using Fireworks! Tomorrow is the 4th of July which means that around the country millions of people will be playing with and watching fireworks. While fireworks are fun and beautiful they are also extremely dangerous. The Dangers The 4th of July has more fires reported than any other day throughout the year. According to NFPA fireworks cause, … Read More

Fire Alarm Apprenticeship Program

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Alarm News

Why is it Important and How Do You Sign Up? There are two ways to become a fire alarm journeyman. If you have no experience in the trade, or less than 4,000 hours of verified experience in the trade, you must complete the fire alarm apprenticeship program. If you have 4,000 hours of verified work experience in the trade you … Read More

Water Mist Fire Sprinkler Systems

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Sprinkler News

How Exactly Do They Work? Fire sprinklers are a part of a vital system that help protect your building against fire. They are a part of a complicated system and they can become even more complicated because there are numerous different types of systems. Fire sprinkler systems include: Wet Pipe Systems Dry Pipe Systems Deluge Systems Pre-action Systems Foam Systems … Read More

Fire Sprinkler Apprenticeship Program

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Sprinkler News

Why is it Important and How Do You Sign Up? The fire sprinkler apprenticeship program is your ticket in the door to becoming a fire sprinkler journeyman. In order for someone with no experience to get into the fire sprinkler trade, this program allows them to obtain the knowledge they need to become a journeyman. If you do have verified … Read More

Water Spray Fire Sprinkler Systems

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Sprinkler News

How Exactly Do They Work? Fire sprinklers are a part of a vital system that help protect your building against fire. They are a part of a complicated system and they can become even more complicated because there are numerous different types of systems. Fire sprinkler systems include: Wet Pipe Systems Dry Pipe Systems Deluge Systems Pre-action Systems Foam Systems … Read More

Summer Fire Hazards – Grilling

Integrated Fire SystemsFire & Life Safety Updates

It’s All Fun and Games until Someone Gets Burned With Memorial Day behind us, summer is now in full swing. The summer season brings sunshine, outdoor activities, and gathering with friends and family. A common activity during the summer months is barbecuing. While most people think of this as a fun summer way of cooking, it is dangerous and can … Read More

Foam Water Fire Sprinkler Systems

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Sprinkler News

How Exactly Do They Work Fire sprinklers are a part of a vital system that help protect your building against fire. They are a part of a complicated system and they can become even more complicated because there are numerous different types of systems. Fire sprinkler systems include: Wet Pipe Systems Dry Pipe Systems Deluge Systems Pre-action Systems Foam Water … Read More

Importance of Battery Testing

Integrated Fire SystemsFire Alarm News

Are the Batteries in Your Devices Working? Fire Alarm Systems are vital components to your building. They are likely to be the first detectors of any sign of fire. It is important that these systems are in constant working order, even when the power goes out. Back-up batteries provide a vital role in keeping your system up when the electricity … Read More