Fire alarms are among the most important means of fire protection that you can have in your Maryland, Virginia or Washington, DC home or office. But even more important than simply owning a fire alarm is making sure it is properly maintained.
Due to the nature of the environment, a commercial kitchen is at a serious risk for fire damage. Even small and totally unassuming things can add to the danger, such as an unwatched pot of soup that can ignite some trapped grease and cause a massive fire in a shopping center, resulting in $130,000 worth of damages (true story!). Luckily, with the right combination of common sense practices and fire suppression systems, the potential for kitchen fires can be greatly reduced .