Author Archives: Neville Throckmorton

“Do Fire Sprinklers Really Save Lives and Property?” An Educational Program to Increase Your Safety- Part 2

This month we have received a question from one of our readers that highlights one of my favorite topics, D0-it-Yourself Projects Hi (Firepro) We need your help!  We have submitted a permit for building a storage in our land (an open like a barn) but there is a requirement that we must have a fire…

Types of Residential Fire Protection Systems Available

Types of Residential Fire Protection Systems Available Which type of fire protection system will be necessary to protect your residence depends largely on what flammable materials are present and what valuables you wish to have fire coverage over. In Sacramento we can install, retrofit, remodel, or repair several types of residential fire protection systems &…

Sacramento Standpipe Fire Protection Systems

Sacramento Standpipe Fire Protection Systems The standpipe fire sprinkler system is a type of fixed system that is generally installed in high rise or multi-floor buildings. Fire hoses can then be connected to the fire sprinkler standpipes, and they serve just as a fire hydrant would serve, should the need arise for a fire to…

Residential Fire Sprinkler Estimates

Residential Fire Sprinkler Estimates How much will a fire protection and fire sprinkler system cost to install in my home residence? Sacramento Residential Fire Sprinkler Estimates, Quotes, and Bids Estimating the cost of your home fire protection and fire sprinkler system depends on the size of your residence, flammable materials present, type of fire coverage,…

Our Services Fire Sprinkler and Fire Protection Systems

Sacramento, CA Our Services Fire Sprinkler and Fire Protection Systems Keeping your office up to California State Fire Code, Rules, Regulations, Health and Safety Codes will require that you have a properly licensed fire protection contractor or fire safety engineer design, engineer and install, retrofit, or remodel a fire sprinkler and/or fire protection system. For…

Sacramento Wet Standpipe Fire Protection

Sacramento Wet Standpipe Fire Protection The wet standpipe is filled with water and pressurized at all times, basically ready to discharge water and extinguish the fire. The wet standpipe system is a network of pipes connected into the building generally a high rise or multi-floor structure. The system allows fire hoses to be connected to…

Sacramento Wet Pipe Fire Sprinkler System

Sacramento Wet Pipe Fire Sprinkler System The most common for residence and reliable source of fire protection through automatic fire sprinklers is the wet pipe fire sprinkler system. The wet pipe fire sprinkler system is relatively simple in its design and operation. Water is held under pressure in the fire sprinkler pipes, the automatic fire…

Sacramento Water Spray Fixed Fire Protection Systems

Sacramento Water Spray Fixed Fire Protection Systems There are several types of water based spray fire sprinkler and fire protection systems available. We list several of the types and a brief description of each of the fixed water spray fire protection system. Firecode Safety Equipment, Inc. Sacramento, California Fire Protection Company:www.firecode.com Office: (916) 456-5561Toll Free:…

Sacramento Water Fire Extinguishers

Sacramento Water Fire Extinguishers Water fire extinguishers are made for specific use, generally discharging a foamy liquid generally created to extinguish Class A fires such as organic solid material such as wood, Class B fires that involve liquid such as gas and oil, and Class C fires that involve electricity. Wikipedia states, “Water cools burning…

Sacramento Water Based Fire Sprinkler Systems

Sacramento Water Based Fire Sprinkler Systems Automatic fire sprinklers installed in your office or home residence will significantly limit the potential loss for life, valuables, and prized possessions. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has information regarding California State Fire Codes Rules and Regulations, which may help during the installation, remodel or retrofit…