Top Five Things To Look For In A Fire Protection Contractor

Author: Regional Fire And Security Systems | | Categories: Alarm Monitoring , Emergency Lighting , Fire Alarm , Fire Extinguisher , Fire Extinguishing , Fire Hydrant , Fire Sprinkler Service , Security Contractors

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Installing fire safety equipment is essential to keep your home safeguarded from the hazards of potential fire due to gas leaks, overheating of electrical appliances, or open flames. It’s advisable to enlist the services of a reliable fire protection contractor to help you achieve your fire safety goals. There are so many fire protection contractors in the market, offering a wide range of products and plans, and this can make it daunting to select one. 

To help you narrow down your options and make the right choice, here’s a list of the top five things to look for when hiring a fire protection contractor.

1. Licensed and insured\
When looking for a reputable contractor, please make sure they are licensed and insured. A fire protection contractor should hold a valid license in the area they work in. They should be insured, thus ensuring you of compensation in case of any damage to your property while the work is going on. 

2. All-Tech license
The workers who will be working at your home or office should be qualified and have All-Tech’s licensing. Moreover, they should adhere to the set guidelines and standards regarding fire protection work. 

3. Workers’ compensation certificate
A workers’ compensation certificate typically is a testament to an insurance policy and shows the limit or amount of insurance provided on the policy. If your contractor has workers’ compensation certificate, then you don’t have to recompense the workers in case of any accidents or mishaps when they’re on site.

4. References
References are an effective way of gauging the quality of work of the contractor. Talk to their previous clients to check whether they were content with the contractor’s work, professionalism, and competency. 

5. Reviews by other clients
Positive reviews are indicative of excellent professionalism and high-standards of work. Visit their website to go through the reviews left by their previous clients.

If you’re looking for an efficient fire protection contractor in the Greater Toronto Area, reach out to Regional Fire and Security Systems. With over thirty-five years of experience and advanced technology, we strive to provide the best services to residential and commercial needs. We offer fire alarm solutions, fire sprinkler and special fire extinguishing solutions, communication, and emergency lighting solutions, security and monitoring solutions, fire safety plans to clients across  Mississauga, Brampton, Markham, Barrie, Oakville, Milton, Ajax, Oshawa, Newmarket, Innisfil, Vaughan, Georgina, Aurora, Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area. 

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