Fire Extinguisher Safety Tips

You probably see them in just about every building you enter, but do you know how to properly use a fire extinguisher? In the event that a fire starts and you’re the only one near an extinguisher, there are a few things you should do, and it is important to do them in the following… Read more »

Most House Fires Start in Kitchen

Half of all house fires in the United States start in the kitchen. Of those, 90% of them are related to the stove, at least according to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA). There’s actually a very simple and cost-effective device that specifically prevents stovetop fires from spreading, but because of poor advertising, just instead… Read more »

Fire Protection in the Workplace

Fires in the workplace are actually one of the kind that few people account for. The average person is actually more worried about fires in their home or in a building they are visiting, than one they are working in. But they happen, and there are some ways to help prevent and protect against the… Read more »

Firefighter Invents Outdoor Sprinkler System

When it comes to homes that are at risk of wildlife fires, and fires in nearby forests or woods, it can be crucial to eliminate the few wind-blown embers that strike the roofs of homes nearby. The problem is that most fire stations just don’t have the manpower to make sure each of the nearby… Read more »

How to Determine the Origin of a Fire

How do you determine the cause of a fire? The aftermath of a blaze is overwhelming for a lot of reasons: physical damage, emotional damage, and more, but trained experts need to sort through that to figure out whether or not a fire was started intentionally or unintentionally in order to avoid repeat offenses. Here… Read more »

Fire Education for Kids

It is incredibly important for every member of a family to be aware of the emergency plans put in place in case of a fire. Here at Rich Fire, we know that our sprinkler and fire suppression systems are most effective when paired with a fire safety plan for getting out of a dangerous situation… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week

The sprinkler and fire suppression systems available through Rich Fire are all designed for optimal fire safety in the home or a variety of other settings. We want to keep our clients and all of their customers, guests or family members as safe as possible, especially during this time of year when fire safety awareness… Read more »

Fire Sprinkler Installation Services

There is not a single type of fire sprinkler or fire suppression system that will work perfectly in all applications. Here at Rich Fire, we offer a range of solutions that are beneficial in very specific settings. Our knowledge of effective fire safety systems allows us to quickly identify your needs and help you select… Read more »

Knowing Your Class of Fires and How to Deal With Them

When it comes to fires most people only think of two kinds. Your normal fire that you can throw water over and it will extinguish as you see for campfires. And then a grease fire, which you definitely don’t throw water on, if you want to extinguish. But actually there are five different kinds or… Read more »

Can Fire Sprinkler Systems Save Your Life?

Fire sprinkler systems can save your life. The professional staff here at Rich Fire Protection likes to remind our customers of this fact, as fire safety is often something that can be taken for granted. Installing a fire sprinkler system in your home gives your family a much better chance of survival in the case… Read more »