Fire and Life Safety in Apartment Complexes

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Are you Safe in Your Apartment? When looking for an apartment people often look for good water pressure, plentiful parking, and cell phone signal. But, people do not often think about whether or not the apartment complex is up to code when it comes to matters regarding fire safety. According to NFPA “there were 109,000 apartment fires, causing 400 deaths, … Read More

Fire and Life Safety in Buildings Under Construction

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Fire Dangers on a Construction Site Buildings that are under construction are at a major risk for fire damage. This is because they are mostly unprotected. When buildings are being built their fire sprinkler and fire alarm systems are usually either not installed yet or are not yet operational. With there being no notification systems in place for these buildings … Read More

Smoke Alarms

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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

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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

Fire Sprinkler Apprenticeship Program

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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

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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

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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

Pre-Action Fire Sprinkler Systems

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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

Deluge Fire Sprinkler Systems

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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

Employee Appreciation

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Thank You to All the IFS Team Members! We know that our employees are the foundation of our company. Together as a team we are the direct contacts to our customers. From our office staff answering customer calls and questions to our technicians being at customer properties, the IFS employees always have the customers at the forefront of their minds. … Read More