We all know fire sprinkler systems are important, but often we fall behind on getting fire sprinkler inspections for our buildings. There is a lot that technicians do during a fire sprinkler inspection, so keep reading to learn what happens and why fire protection sprinklers are important.
Sprinklers provide a vital role in protecting a building from fire. When a fire protection sprinkler company is testing the dry sprinkler system, the technician will stimulate sprinkler activation by opening an inspecting cast which is located at the farthest point of the system.
While this is being done, another technician from fire sprinkler companies will observe the activation of the value in the mechanical. Once the valve is activated the trip timing and pressures are recorded before the valve is closed.
Next, the cover plate can then be removed, and the interior of the valve inspected by commercial sprinkler companies. If the clapper and seat are in good condition and free of debris, the valve can be reset and depressurized.
To learn more about fire sprinkler inspections and what happens during a fire sprinkler inspection, watch the video above!