Categories for Fire Protection

USFP Has Adopted Stray Cats!

January 20, 2020

Every business needs a mascot (or three), and it seems as though after more than 15 years in business, US Fire Protection has found ours. A few weeks ago, just as Thanksgiving was wrapping up around the country, a group of our employees stumbled upon a family of homeless cats near our Northridge, California warehouse. Since discovering this lovable little family, we’ve moved the kitties into our warm, dry warehouse, where they receive plenty of love and care from our employees. Though we’re still on the hunt for forever homes for this cuddly little family, in the meantime, they’ll be... View Article

How Fire Safety Systems Improve Sustainability

January 15, 2020

These days, constructing and maintaining a “green” building is vital for those who want to be socially responsible, and for anyone looking to get some monetary incentives from the government. One of the often-overlooked ways to be sustainable is to install a fire safety system. Keep reading to learn more about how fire safety impacts sustainability in Los Angeles, CA: Prevent property damage: A nasty fire can raze a building, meaning that there will need to be new construction to return the structure to its original form. If there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that new construction is certainly not... View Article

What Is Quality Extinguisher Service?

January 6, 2020

Most people don’t give much thought to their fire extinguisher until they reach for it in a panic. That’s understandable. Running a business or overseeing property in Los Angeles is busy work. There’s so much else to focus on, and it’s easy to let your fire extinguisher maintenance fall by the wayside. At the moment an extinguisher is needed, however, no one wants to waste extra seconds worrying whether or not their extinguisher is going to work. That’s why it’s so important to enlist the help of a quality fire extinguisher service in Los Angeles. But how can you tell... View Article

The Importance of Semi-Annual Maintenance of Fire Suppression and Sprinkler Systems

November 18, 2019

According to the National Fire Protection Association, restaurant fires cause more than $150 million in damage on an annual basis. More than half of those fires are started on or in cooking equipment. Those numbers underscore the vital importance of keeping up with fire suppression system maintenance in Burbank, CA. When disaster strikes, there’s only a split second between the safety of your employees and your most valuable equipment and total catastrophe. That’s a brief space of time when your fire sprinklers kick in and save the day, at least long enough for the fire department to show up and... View Article

Taking Over a New Restaurant? Here’s Why It’s Critical to Get Your Fire System Checked

November 18, 2019

For some hard-working, creative entrepreneurs, the opportunity to take over the day-to-day operations of a restaurant is a dream come true, especially if that restaurant comes with an identity that’s already established within the community. In the rush to embrace the flashier aspects of restaurant ownership and management, however, it’s vital that you delve into the nitty gritty of safety details, as well. First on the list for Californian restaurateurs? Get a fire system checkup in Burbank, CA. A cocktail of fire hazards Anyone who’s spent time in a bustling professional kitchen shouldn’t have to be reminded of all the... View Article

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