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Inspection & Testing Services
Do you want your sprinkler, standpipe, or fire pump system to comply with local and state codes?
Do you want to make sure you are complying to the requirements of your insurance company? Petcosky Fire Protection provides inspection and testing for all sprinkler, standpipe, and fire pump components. Whether it’s a quarterly test for your sprinkler system, a 5-year internal inspection, or a fire pump flow test, we can handle it. All of our inspections are to the NFPA 25 Inspection, Testing and Maintenance Standards. Also, we can custom tailor each customer’s specific needs on a service contract so the customer doesn’t have to worry.
Petcosky Fire Protection Inspects and Tests the following type of systems:
- Wet Sprinkler System
- Dry Sprinkler System
- Pre-Action Sprinkler System
- Deluge Sprinkler Systems
- Standpipe Flow Testing
- Fire Pump Flow Testing and Inspection
- 5-Year Internal Inspections
5-Year Obstruction Investigation and Prevention
5-Year internal inspection is a requirement of NFPA 25. Sprinkler systems can have corrosion and sludge in the piping systems that can cause obstructions to water flow. This may create an issue if a head was to activate due to a fire condition and be blocked by an obstruction. NFPA 25 Chapter 14 calls for a test every 5-years which involves opening the end of one branchline and one main, and inspected for obstructions. Call Petcosky Fire Protection today to schedule your 5-Year Obstruction Investigation.
Sprinkler Head Testing
According to NFPA 25, if your sprinkler heads on your sprinkler system are older than 1920, they need to be replaced. If your heads are older than 50 years, they need to have a representative sample tested by an approved testing agency, or be replaced. Petcosky Fire can remove and send your representative sample of the sprinklers to Underwriter Laboratories for testing. We will handle the complete process from system shutdown to replacing the heads being sent for testing and recharging your fire sprinkler system. Call Petcosky Fire Protection today for your sprinkler head testing.