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Personally, I would rather gouge my own eyes out with a sharp stick than watch an episode of Eastenders however, apparently in yesterdays episode there was a trivial fire incident involving candles which triggered ALL the sprinkler heads within the large function area. They even featured a special sequence showing head after head activating! I have been involved in the residential fire sprinkler industry for many years and have been battling

Room showing an un-intrusive concealed sprinkler head in the ceiling

hard against the misconception that every fire sprinkler head in a building would activate in the event of a fire. This myth is just one more factor which has prevented people from accepting fire sprinklers with open arms. True to say that a tragedy like Grenfell Tower has finally raised the profile/acceptance of home fire sprinkler  systems marginally but it has been a very long hard battle against  misinformation from skeptics desperate to dismiss the possibility that such systems are highly effective at saving lives rather than flooding properties. All it takes is an uninformed script writer  and BBC producer within a highly influential company like the BBC to knock the industry back by years!  In this day and age, do intelligent script writers/producers still think that this scenario could happen? Or, has my previous 12 years proselytisation been in vain?

“I know” thought the script writer, “lets prevent people from burning to death in this episode by drowning them instead!”

” Great” said the the Producer – “let’s start with Dirty Den……….. what?  he’s not in it anymore?”

Now, I’m going to educate the BBC this time:

In fact each sprinkler head has a heat sensitive element., which triggers the devise closest to the heat and in 80% of cases will extinguish the fire. If one head doesn’t achieve this then an additional head or two will in virtually all cases .

DOH! – THEY DON’T ALL GO OFF TOGETHER?

 

 

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Baltimore Tower E14 Docklands Nearly Complete

Baltimore Tower

Baltimore Tower in Canary Wharf

RAD Firesprinklers are proud to have been involved in fitting residential fire sprinklers within every apartment of the 46 floor landmark, luxury apartment block in Docklands Canary Wharf for Galliard Homes.

All apartments within the block have had concealed fire sprinkler heads installed within the ceilings. These sprinkler heads ensure a minimal visual impact on the very high specification of the apartments themselves.

We have also fully fitted out Building 9 on the same site which is a gently curving 14 storey building which is set in picturesque communal grounds.

We are currently completing the penthouses on the 45th and 46th floors of the Tower

Baltimore Tower is set to ba a landmark in luxury living with it’s curved design and facilities within the building

 

 

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Great team, fitting sprinklers, saving lives & property... What more could you wish for!!!
Colin P
Colin P
17:53 01 Jul 17
Excellent company & great service... This company rocks! They sprinkle fires & save lives!!!
Music N Videoz
Music N Videoz
07:15 16 Dec 16
As somebody who feels that it should be a necessity for all properties to have fire sprinkler systems, I am a big fan of this company. I have used them numerous times to service my home system and they are very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend their service.
Kate Fraser
Kate Fraser
09:25 30 Mar 15
One look at Rad Fire Sprinkler's website will tell you that these guys know exactly what they are talking about when it comes to Fire Sprinklers and the legislation surrounding fire safety. A very trustworthy company.
Adam Hudson
Adam Hudson
16:45 15 Nov 13

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