Maintaining Your Fire Pump

As a building owner, staying compliant with fire codes helps maximize system integrity and allows fast, effective response in the event of a fire emergency. This includes knowing when and how to test and maintain a fire pump.

Backflow Preventers 101

Have you ever wondered how drinking water is separated from the water in sprinkler systems and pipes? The difference is potable (treated, drinking quality) vs. non-potable (untreated, not fit for drinking) water. Backflow preventers are responsible for keeping potable water clean and free of contaminants.

How Well Do You Know Your Sprinkler System?

As the building owner or facility manager, your building’s sprinkler system may not always be top of mind, but it is imperative to understand the basics of your system. When a situation arises, you should be prepared to assess the problem and make decisions or work with an outside professional to resolve the situation.

Preparing Your Sprinkler System for Winter

The winter months bring harsh weather for many areas, but even those areas not greatly afflicted with freezing temperatures need a winterization plan. Indiana is known for warmer temperatures during the day and frigid, cold temperatures at night, making it even more important to give your sprinkler system extra attention.