Sprinkler System Puts out Apartment Fire

We’re always on the lookout for stories that show just how effective sprinkler systems can be at fighting fires. And while plenty of commercial and government buildings around the country are already equipped with fire sprinklers, the same can’t be said for most residential properties. We hope that changes in the near future, because houses…

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Higher Fire Deaths Show Need for Sprinklers

Higher Fire Deaths Show Need for Sprinklers

Fires aren’t exactly flooding the streets of Massachusetts, but that doesn’t mean 50 deaths from residential fires in just Massachusetts alone this year isn’t being paid attention to. Among them were plenty of young and disabled or simply couldn’t escape the fires, and it’s because of the highest number of fire deaths in Massachusetts occurring…

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Fire Spreading For Lack of Sprinklers

If there is any more proof needed about how crucial sprinklers are for apartments and buildings in general you can look no further than the Americana Apartments that went up in flames in Las Vegas, Nevada this past week. The apartments had caught fire and burned down entirely within a single hour, and during that…

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Old Sprinkler System

Here at Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Co. Inc., we find it discouraging to learn about fire sprinkler systems faced with so many decades of wear and decay that they can no longer do a good job of protecting inhabitants of a building during a fire emergency. Even worse is when an organization refuses to pay the cost…

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USDA Fire Suppression

In today’s world, many property owners and organizations are opting for fire suppression systems, which work much better and more quickly than the traditional fire hydrant. Water sprinklers can respond to a fire emergency in seconds, but many fire suppressants can put a blaze out quickly without creating water damage in a building. Here at…

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