Posts Categorized: Fire Alarm Systems

Can an Addressable Smoke Detector Work With a Conventional Fire Alarm?

Addressable Smoke detector

Are you thinking about trying to connect an addressable smoke detector to the conventional fire alarm system that you have set up in your building? You should think again! The smoke detectors that you use in your building need to match up with your fire alarm system. That means that addressable smoke detectors will not… Read more »

The Challenges Faced When Replacing a Fire Alarm System in a Commercial Building

Installing a New Commercial Fire Alarm System

The fire alarm system in a commercial building isn’t going to last forever. At some point, it’ll need to be replaced, and it’s important to replace it before it becomes obsolete and puts your building at risk. There are some challenges that you might face when replacing a fire alarm system in a commercial setting,… Read more »

Zone Vs. Addressable Fire Alarm Systems

Zoned vs Addressable Fire Alarm Systems

If you were to talk about building zones, you should know that they’re not determined by where wires are run for the fire alarm system. Actually, they’re determined by the building’s separations when it comes to fire-control and smoke-control. Basically, a fire zone is a specific area of a building and each zone is separated… Read more »

Why Businesses Should Prioritize Their Commercial Fire Alarm Systems

commercial fire alarm systems

Every year, there are almost 100,000 nonresidential fires that take place inside commercial properties all across the country. Some of these fires start in a kitchen while someone is cooking. Others start as a result of an electrical malfunction. Protect your business by having a commercial fire alarm system installed. Here are several reasons why… Read more »