Fire Suppression System Experts in Washington, DC
Most enterprises operate with expensive technology and equipment. If it is mission-critical, you need to protect it. Guardian Fire Protection, serving Maryland, Washington, DC, and Virginia, offers a broad range of fire suppression solutions, including FM-200, CO2, Halon, and INERGEN systems, that are customized to address special hazards.
Who Needs Fire Suppression Systems?
Fire suppression systems are designed to detect and suppress fires quickly to minimize damage, cleanup, and downtime. Such systems are typically used to protect:
- Financial records
- Data storage and computer rooms
- Industrial equipment
- Health care records
- Historical sites
Businesses with equipment or property that would be permanently damaged by traditional water-based fire protection systems (such as fire sprinklers) benefit from fire suppression systems. These systems deploy gas instead of water, effectively smothering the fire without causing damage to your property. Read more about the benefits of fire suppression systems on our blog.
Guardian Fire Protection ensures your fire suppression system is tested and ready to go when we turn it over to you. We train your employees to understand the proper operation and maintenance requirements to keep your fire suppression system in optimal operating condition.
Fire Suppression System Inspection in Washington, DC, Maryland & Virginia
Protecting the infrastructure that drives your business forward is critical. At Guardian Fire Protection, our inspection team understands the importance of ensuring that your FM-200, CO2, Halon, or INERGEN fire suppression systems are fully functional when they are called upon to defend your employees, property, equipment, and records.
Our team maintains up-to-date knowledge of the safety standards and regulations that affect businesses in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Each technician on our inspection team is fully licensed and thoroughly versed in the latest National Fire Protection Association standards and the local fire codes that your system must meet.
Regular fire suppression inspection is vital for more than just compliance with fire codes and safety standards. It ensures that your fire suppression systems are ready to go before a fire starts to brew. The most critical moments of any fire are the first few moments, and the purpose of your suppression system is to stop a fire before it can spread. Regular inspections of the entire system give you the peace of mind knowing that your fire system is standing guard over your operations day and night, all year long.
We offer monthly, quarterly, semi-annual, or annual inspections based on both your specific needs in Washington, DC, Virginia, or Maryland and the requirements established by the manufacturer of your suppression system.
Each fire suppression inspection includes the following:
- Full compliance with NFPA standards and local fire codes.
- Multi-point inspection of the full fire suppression system and associated devices.
- Notification of deficiencies, with recommendations to resolve any potential system failures.
- Thorough inspection report for your records and for submission to the appropriate jurisdictional authorities. This report includes a status report on all components and devices connected to the fire suppression system.
Because each fire suppression system is unique, we will also make recommendations based on the specific needs of your business. Whether you operate a restaurant, manage an office, or maintain a warehouse, our team will examine your system and make recommendations that can maximize the effectiveness of your fire suppression system.
Guardian Fire Protection goes the extra mile to help protect your assets from fires that can destroy your business. Contact our team by calling (301) 861-0972 to schedule an inspection of your Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC property!
Fire Suppression System Maintenance in MD, DC & VA
Guardian Fire Protection will provide the inspection and maintenance necessary to keep your system in compliance. We keep accurate records that are required by code and AHJ officials. Our professionals also provide an immediate response to fire suppression system discharges, whether accidental or from a fire, to get your system back into service as quickly as possible.
During a fire suppression system inspection, we will:
- Test and clean all detectors
- Verify shutdown and evacuation circuits
- Verify cylinder pressures and weights
- Check for changes in hazard integrity
- Check input and output circuit supervision
- Simulate system discharge and test releasing circuits
- Visually inspect agent piping and nozzles
- Check hydrotest dates for cylinders and discharge hoses
Guardian Fire Protection professionals are ready to support your Maryland, Washington, DC, or Virginia organization’s fire protection systems and service requests 24 hours a day. Contact us now for fire suppression maintenance.
Commercial Kitchen Fire Suppression
In addition to our regular fire suppression system services, we also provide specialty fire suppression systems designed for commercial kitchens. We provide complete commercial kitchen fire suppression system services, including:
- Kitchen fire suppression system installation
- Kitchen fire suppression system inspections & testing
- Kitchen fire suppression system estimates
Our in-house experts bring together all the elements you need for fully integrated hood ventilation and fire protection systems in your Maryland, Washington, DC, or Virginia restaurant or commercial kitchen.
What Are ANSUL Fire Suppression Systems?
ANSUL® is a premium brand of Tyco Fire Protection Products. You can only purchase ANSUL products from qualified distributors like Guardian Fire Protection, and we are proud to be a trusted member of their Diamond Alliance Partner Program. We offer full installation, maintenance, testing, inspections, and replacement parts for all ANSUL fire protection products.
Schedule Fire Suppression System Services in MD, DC, or VA
Think your business could benefit from a fire suppression system? Our fire protection company can evaluate your property to determine what system will best suit your needs. As dedicated, full-service professionals, we will take care to ensure your business is fully protected in the event of a fire.
Contact us online or call us at (301) 861-0972 to schedule an appointment for fire suppression services in Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC!