August 20, 2018
Fire Systems

How Do Fire Systems Work & Challenges Faced By Users

Fire systems as the name suggests, are products that ensure our security and safety in case there’s a fire hazard at home or at the workplace. Fire systems are generally fully automatic and come equipped with sophisticated sensors that sense rising temperatures or smoke that emanates if there’s a fire. Too bad we could not […]
August 15, 2018
Sprinklers

Leave Clearance for Your Sprinklers

We’ve written before about how you shouldn’t hang anything from your sprinkler heads or pipes. This can damage them in visible and subtle ways, and make fire coverage more difficult. There’s another element to be aware of. This involves leaving room around the sprinkler heads. 18 Inches of Space Leave 18 inches of space for […]
August 13, 2018
Fire Watch

When to Institute a Fire Watch for Your Business

What is a fire watch? It’s exactly what it sounds like. A fire watch is a person or group of people who are assigned to watch for a fire. You’ve probably heard of it in relation to watching for wildfires, but we’re talking about it in relation to businesses and buildings. A fire watch is […]
August 8, 2018
Fire Barriers

Maintaining Accreditation: Proper Temporary Fire Barriers

One of the core elements of maintaining your accreditation rests in Life Safety and Environment of Care Standards. There are a number of factors that contribute to this, including Interim Life Safety Measures (ILSM). This regards the maintenance of fire and disaster warning and monitoring systems, as well as routes of egress. You can see […]
August 6, 2018
Fire Sprinklers

How to Protect Your Fire Sprinklers

Most equipment around the workplace gets beat up over time. Hand trucks get flat tires. Copy machines wear down. Even your carpet might get a quick reshuffling of filing cabinets to hide a stain instead of tearing it up and laying down new. After some time and use, half the equipment in any office begins […]
July 27, 2018
Fire Alarm Systems

Types of Fire Alarm Systems

The importance of a fire alarm system cannot be stressed enough. Any building can make use of a fire alarm system because a fire can happen anywhere at any time (many times it is when people least expect it). For over seventy years, CES Complete has been supplying commercial establishments with quality fire systems. These […]
July 25, 2018
Fire Protection Systems

4 Types of Fire Protection Systems

For any building’s security system, fire protection systems are paramount. If you miss on securing your property with fire security, it could lead to dire consequences in the future. Neglecting on fire security is the last thing in the world that you want to do. To make it easy for you, we have compiled four […]
July 20, 2018
Fires

Workplace Mistakes That Make Fires Worse

There are many common workplace mistakes that help fires spread and do more harm. They’re easily avoidable, but often not viewed as a problem. Of course, the #1 way you can minimize fire injury and damage is a properly maintained and monitored fire alert system. Ensure that yours is up to code and inspected regularly. […]
July 18, 2018
Fire Extinguishers

The Different Classes of Fire Extinguishers

There are several different types of fires, which means there are different types of fire extinguishers as well. A wood fire burns differently from an oil fire, for instance. You probably already know this from the old adage about never throwing water on a grease fire. Water puts out a wood fire, but only spreads […]