It’s Home Fire Sprinkler Week!
The Week of May 19 through 25th has been designated Home Fire Sprinkler Week. New York State, the International Fire Chiefs Association and National Fire Protection Association are joining forces to pass legislation and Codes that adopt mandatory installation of sprinklers in new one and two family homes due to the hazards present in modern lightweight construction. The related rapid toxic atmosphere and fire spread in these homes can be minimized with the installation of sprinkler systems that are now affordable and easy to maintain. Watch the following video to understand the inherent dangers of modern construction and how sprinkler systems work.