Do I Need Both a Fire Alarm System And a Sprinkler System?

A fire alarm and a sprinkler system are two different systems installed to protect your home. They both serve the same function, but they work differently. A fire alarm is designed to detect fires early on and alert you or others in the house and emergency services (fire department) before it gets too big. The sprinkler system will activate when there is a fire and put out the flames by spraying water over them. 

You may ask why you would need both a fire alarm system and a sprinkler system? Well, research has shown that most homes have at least one type of protection against a potential blaze – either alarms or sprinklers. If someone wanted maximum coverage for their home from a fire, they would like to install both types of systems as protection. 

If you’re still wondering whether or not your building needs a sprinkler system and a fire alarm system, the answer is definitely yes. Installing a sprinkler system would provide extra security for your property, while a fire alarm will help you escape the building in time before flames spread throughout it.

A fire alarm and a sprinkler system can be installed to protect your building. A fire alarm system will protect you against fires early on, while a sprinkler system will activate when there is an actual fire. Installing both systems together would give your home maximum protection from blazes.

Both systems are essential in protecting your home from blazes. Even if you only have one installed, it is still better than nothing. Having both would be the best option if you can afford it.

For more info on the differences between a fire alarm system and a sprinkler system, please contact us at Commercial Fire Sprinkler Systems Nevada Service & Repair.

We have 2 locations in Nevada. Both sites offer expert commercial fire sprinkler installation, repair, and emergency service. We can send over a technician to help identify how extensive the installation should be if you would like an estimate. In Reno, Commercial Fire Sprinkler Systems NV Reno | Service & Repair location is downtown. Our address is 1 E Liberty St #410A, Reno, NV 89501. If you need emergency services, please call 775 525 3094. In Las Vegas, Commercial Fire Sprinkler Systems NV Las Vegas | Service & Repair location is in Summerlin. We are located at 2620 Regatta Dr Suite 405T, Las Vegas, NV 89128. Call 24 hours a day for emergency services 702 608 9954.