If you own or operate a building that is on the older side, it might have a sprinkler system in it that is not up to code. Therefore, it might not be equipped to handle a fire if one ever starts inside of your building. Additionally, it might fail inspections and cause huge headaches for you over the years.
You can solve this problem by retrofitting your sprinkler system so that it meets or exceeds all current codes. Retrofitting is a great option for those who want to bring their sprinkler systems up to date without replacing them altogether. Here are some of the biggest benefits of retrofitting your sprinkler system:
It will instantly improve your sprinkler system.
If you’re using a sprinkler system that was installed several decades ago, it’s probably not going to be able to stop the loss of properly and, in some cases, the loss of life during a fire. By retrofitting your sprinkler system, you can ensure that your sprinkler system is up to challenge of fighting a fire. You can also get the peace of mind that comes along with having a sprinkler system that works.
It will enhance the look of your sprinkler system.
An older sprinkler system in your building will make everything look older. From the signage that was used many years ago to the sprinkler system itself, an older system is going to date your building and drag down the aesthetic appeal of it. By retrofitting your sprinkler system, you can make your building look more modern and updated.
It will save you money in a number of ways.
Retrofitting your sprinkler system rather than replacing it altogether will obviously be a more attractive option financially. But that’s not the only way you’ll save money when you retrofit a sprinkler system. When you retrofit your system, you will also likely reduce the premiums attached to your property insurance. This will make your investment in a retrofitted sprinkler system more than worth it.
Are you interested in learning more about retrofitting your existing sprinkler system? S&S Fire Suppression Systems can answer any questions you might have about it and tell you about the services we offer. Call us at 845-365-2240 today for more information.