Metro Protection Inc

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Fire alarm

Having a fire alarm system is crucial, if not required, for both commercial and residential properties. Our integrated fire alarm systems, partnered with around the clock monitoring, gives you peace of mind knowing your business/home is protected while you're away. You can depend on us to install a reliable system that is designed for you unique needs as well as compliant with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). We also provide maintenance after installation if needed, along with annual testing/inspections to ensure your system is working properly. 

Minimize the damage to your home/business and ensure the safety of your family/employees. 

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installation 

Whether you need a new system installed or an update to your existing fire alarm, our experienced and knowledgeable team will design and install a system for your unique needs.

inspection/service

Design and install is just the beginning of our dedication to customer satisfaction. Our commitment continues with inspections, service and repair if necessary. Our inspections ensure that your fire alarm system remains compliant with all mandated codes and is operating properly.

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monitoring

According to the U.S.Fire Administration, in just thirty seconds a small flame can turn in to a full-blown fire. Our industry leading central station provides peace of mind to home and business owners with 24/7 monitoring. We understand the importance of urgency in the case of a fire and respond to any sign of trouble immediately.

inspections

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) requires that all fire alarm systems be tested at least once a year. Local fire codes may require more frequent testing.

  • Inspection of panel functionality, LED's, fuses, battery charger

  • Battery Inspections - visual and discharge test

  • Test & visual inspection of annunciating devices such as horns, strobes, bells

  • Test & visual inspection of smoke detectors and heat detectors

  • Test fire sprinkler devices connected to alarms including flow switches, tampers switches, pressure switches

  • Test & visual inspection of duct smoke detectors

  • Test & visual inspection of Solenoid devices

  • Test & visual inspection of voice evacuation equipment

  • Testing of fire pump monitor points (loss of phase, phase reversal, pump running)

things to know

 

facts

  • 39% of residential fires and 52% of residential fatalities from fires occur in homes with no smoke alarms

  • 50% of home fire deaths result from fires reported between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m. when most people are asleep. Only 1 in 5 home fires were reported during these hours

  • 3 out of 5 home fire deaths happen from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms

  • In 2015, 1 home structure fire was reported every 86 seconds

benefits

  • Our monitoring team contacts your local fire department immediately if a fire is detected
  • Prevention of structural damage
  • Ensuring the safety of employees and customers
  • Prevention of merchandise loss
  • Peace of mind that your your home and/or business is protected while you're away
  • A fire alarm system is an incredible investment and in most situations a requirement