Fire Extinguisher Installation in Charleston, South Carolina
Commercial properties in Charleston, South Carolina need readily accessible, fully functional, and professionally installed portable fire extinguishers to prevent property damage and ensure regulatory compliance. Highly trained technicians complete a site assessment to match fire extinguisher type, size, and placement to your facility’s needs, ensuring you have suitable equipment installed to protect your property.
With over 200 years of experience, our certified technicians have deep expertise installing fire extinguishers for the following industries:
Discover the full extent of industries serviced throughout Charleston, SC.
Fire Extinguisher Training in Charleston, SC
Employers are responsible for providing an educational program to familiarize employees with the general principles of fire extinguisher use. At Impact Fire, we offer a number of fire extinguisher training classes to help personnel gain the hands-on technical training needed to ensure proper use of the equipment and workplace safety.
Here are a few of our class options:
- Bullex and Classroom Fire Extinguisher Training
- Fuel Fire & Dry chemical Fire School
- Advanced Fire Training for the Fire Professional
- Kitchen Live Fire Extinguisher/Suppression System Training
- R.A.C.E. Training for the Healthcare industry
Fire Extinguisher Inspection and Testing in Charleston
Fire extinguishers must be inspected monthly by professional technicians to comply with NFPA 10 and state fire codes. Our certified technicians conduct thorough inspections to ensure commercial properties in Charleston, SC has fire extinguishers that are up to code and in full working condition.
On the confirmed inspection date, our fire extinguisher specialists will arrive promptly to conduct the following tasks:
- Replace the locking pin and reseal the extinguisher
- Inspect gauge pressure, condition, and compatibility with the extinguisher
- Check the valve opening for powder or any foreign matter
- Determine if the extinguisher is properly hung with the proper manufacturer’s hanger
- Check fire extinguisher locations to ensure accordance with your building requirements
- Survey the hazard area to verify that the extinguisher classification corresponds with the hazard
- Deliver a complete report of the inspection explaining any deficiencies and recommending corrective action
Fire Extinguisher Maintenance in Charleston, SC
Once inspection and tests are completed, our highly trained technicians determine if your fire extinguishers require preventative maintenance (PM) to fix any critical issues. Impact Fire’s highly trained technicians maintain all types of fire extinguishers including ABC powder, carbon dioxide, wet chemical, water mist, foam, and clean agent.
In addition to annual maintenance, our fire extinguisher specialists will perform the following preventative measures to ensure continual equipment functionality and regulatory compliance:
- Every five years – Hydrostatic test on carbon dioxide and water-based extinguishers.
- Every six years – Maintenance of stored-pressure extinguishers.
- Every 12 years – Hydrostatic test on stored pressure and cartridge-operated extinguishers.
Fire Extinguisher Recharge in Charleston, SC
An undercharged, expired, or depressurized fire extinguisher can endanger the lives of your personnel and the surrounding property. Our certified technicians will conduct internal examination and recharging at six and twelve years from the date of manufacture to ensure your fire extinguishers are functional and meet state codes, OSHA requirements, and insurance company recommendations.
Our trained technicians will promptly recharge your fire extinguishers:
- Immediately after each use
- Periodically throughout their life
- When leaks and depressurization occurs
Schedule Fire Extinguisher Services in Charleston, South Carolina
Impact Fire’s experienced technicians professionally install, inspect, maintain, and recharge portable fire extinguishers for commercial properties in Charleston, SC. Our highly trained technicians are available 24/7 to help you identify and install the correct type and the appropriate number of fire extinguishers for your facility. From routine inspections to large-scale recharging, Impact Fire Charleston is South Carolina’s #1 trusted fire extinguisher service provider.
Contact your local district office if you have any questions specific to your fire extinguishers or would like to learn more about scheduling a routine maintenance check.
Impact Fire also provides fire protection services in the following South Carolina cities and their surrounding areas:
- Folly Beach
- Goose Creek
- Isle of Palms
- James Island
- Kiawah Island
- Mount Pleasant
- North Charleston
- And More
Learn more about our comprehensive fire and security services in Charleston.