Fire alarm systems are vital in the early detection of fires. Let’s face it; accidents happen even in the most safety-conscious facilities. It gets worse when these fires happen when you are not at home, or at night when you are asleep. By the time you realize that there is a problem, a lot of damage will have occurred. Installing fire alarm systems allow for detection of fires at any time and provide a mechanism to alert occupants in time. Fire alarm installation by ASCO Fire save lives and are critical in any facility where risk of fire exists.
What Is Fire Alarm Installation?
Fire alarm installation is the process of installing a fire alarm system and other detection devices within a residential or commercial property.
Fire alarm systems usually involve multiple components working together to sound a warning in case of a fire outbreak. Most fire alarm systems are programmed to detect smoke or heat. While fire alarm systems can work automatically, they can also be set off manually. This manual mode works best in large facilities or building. If fire is detected on one side of the building, the person detecting the fire can manually trigger the fire alarm. This then alerts the entire building of the fire and creates ample time for people to evacuate the building.
Sophisticated fire alarm systems can go a step further and automatically undertake tasks that will make it harder for the fire to spread. These tasks include closing off air ducts to prevent smoke from moving through the air ducts to other parts of the building and sealing off doors to prevent smoke and fire from spreading.
Types of Facilities that Require Fire Alarm Installation
Almost any building that is at risk of fire can benefit from fire alarm installation. Here are some of the facilities that would benefit from having fire alarms:
- Assisted Living Facilities
- Retail Facilities
- Medical Facilities
- Multifamily Residential Buildings
- Manufacturing Facilities
- Commercial Buildings
- … and more!
Benefits of Fire Alarm Installation
Fire alarm systems give an early warning of fire to occupants of a building, thus buying them valuable time to safely exit the building. This early warning is especially important for people in large facilities where a fire that starts on one side of the building might not be detected on the other side. Fires are also known to start in disused rooms and a good fire alarm system will detect and warn occupants about the fire before it can spread to other parts of the property. So critical are fire alarms that they are required by law on almost all kinds of buildings, whether commercial or residential.
Our Expertise in Fire Alarm Installation
The effectiveness of a fire alarm system will largely depend on how well it was installed. This is why ASCO Fire is the best answer to your fire alarm installation needs. At ASCO Fire, we have the knowledge and expertise in installing fire alarm systems for many years. We will work closely with your construction team to install the fire alarm system that works effectively and also meets all government regulatory requirements. Knowing that your fire alarm system has been installed by a company with years of experience in fire alarms will give you peace of mind that the lives of your employees and your property are adequately protected.
Choose ASCO Fire for Fire Alarm Installation
At ASCO Fire, we have experience working with many kinds of clients and facilities. Whether it is a large manufacturing entity or a small restaurant, our focus on giving our clients time-tested fire alarm installation solutions does not change. We put all our customers at the center of what we do, delivering solutions that keep our customers lives and property safe.
Contact ASCO Fire today to schedule a complimentary consultation on fire alarm installation with our team. Call 973-633-7300 or email us at info@ASCOfire.com to get started!