Commercial Fire Sprinkler Systems

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Portland’s Required Field Sample Testing of Automatic Sprinklers

Mar 20th, 2017 - 4:34am

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard for the inspection, testing and maintenance of water-based fire protection systems (NFPA 25), talks about Portland’s required field sample testing of automatic sprinklers. Portland’s building owners are required to have their installed sprinklers periodically tested by a recognized testing laboratory. All Portland business owners are responsible for adhering […]

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Portland Commercial Fire Sprinkler System Maintenance

Sep 22nd, 2016 - 5:30am

In Portland commercial fire sprinkler system maintenance is important for the property owner. Maintenance is fundamental in keeping an efficiently operating system, ensuring safety, and compliance with regulatory codes. Also, in Portland commercial fire sprinkler system maintenance is required to meet insurance requirements. By maintaining emergency fire equipment, you ensure that safety is high and […]

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Fire Marshal Requirements for Portland Fire Sprinkler System Testing

Aug 18th, 2016 - 6:00am

It’s part of a fire marshal’s job to test fire sprinkler systems to ensure that water-based emergency systems meet all mandatory requirements. Fire Marshals also provide important fire and life safety education, must be knowledgeable about code mandates, and lead fire investigations. AFP Systems adheres to all codes and regulations set forth and enforced regarding […]

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Top 5 Qualities of Fire Sprinkler Technicians

May 26th, 2016 - 10:27am

Your home’s fire sprinkler system deserves the best service. That’s why you should always work with the best residential fire sprinkler technicians. The best fire sprinkler service technicians for home systems must have certain qualities. AFP Systems employs and trains the best Portland fire sprinkler technicians. 1. Respectful of your home Service technicians are conscious of […]

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Common Causes of Fire Sprinkler Corrosion

May 6th, 2016 - 10:06am

Many fire sprinkler systems are comprised of metal, water, and air. These three components are critical to the function of fire sprinkler systems, but over time they’re exposed to certain elements that can lead to a corrosive environment. Fire sprinkler corrosion must be addressed. Damage from corrosion and mineral deposits can result in pipe leakage, […]

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Portland Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems

Portland Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems

Apr 24th, 2016 - 10:01am

We can’t protect ourselves from every disaster that’s out there, but we can take some steps to prevent the destruction of what’s ours. One of the most devastating forces for homes and businesses in the Portland area is fire. Fire sprinkler systems are the solution. AFP Systems has executed Portland Residential Fire Sprinkler Systems since […]

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The difference between Wet and Dry fire sprinkler systems

Difference Between Wet and Dry Fire Sprinkler Systems

Mar 12th, 2016 - 4:42pm

Which type of residential fire sprinkler system should I install? Fire sprinkler systems are a safe and effective way to protect the people and property you love. If you’re building your own home, or rehabbing a previously-owned property, you’ll need to decide what type of residential fire sprinkler system you’ll install. Many customers ask: what’s […]

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