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FAQ's

My business in Blackheath uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be serviced?

Halon 1211 (BCF) extinguishers (denoted by green colour coding) have been banned from general use as stated in the EC Directive E3093/94 (except for the armed services, police and aircraft) since December 2003 due to their ozone depleting characteristics. The staff can advise on the disposal of Halon fire extinguishers, and provide a new, more suitable fire extinguisher in Blackheath.

How long will a fire extinguisher in Blackheath last?

A well serviced fire extinguisher is expected to last 10 years. The team offer a supply and maintenance service, and can guide you on getting a replacement, or maintaining your current one to prolong its lifespan.

How many fire extinguishers will my commercial buildings in Blackheath require?

The British Standard 5306-8:2000: Selection and Installation of Portable Fire Extinguishers will tell you how many fire extinguishers will be necessary for your business properties in Blackheath. The team can also guide you on this.

When must fire extinguisher servicing Blackheath be carried out?

In accordance with British Standard 5306 which is legally binding, fire extinguisher servicing Blackheath must be completed on an annual basis. A fire extinguisher service in Blackheath from the team ensures that your company fulfils its legal and insurer obligations, and gives you reassurance about your safety.

Fire Extinguisher Blackheath

Fire extinguishers Blackheath

The professionals offer a variety of services for companies, including supplying all kinds of fire extinguishers in Blackheath. Whether you require one foam fire extinguisher or numerous water fire extinguishers, they can help you.

There are 5 fire class ratings, which detail the nature of a fire. It is essential to know of these classes, and the types of fires which may occur at your workplace. This will help you to tackle the fire properly.

The classes include Class A, which covers organic material like wood chips, paper, or fabric. Class B refers to a flammable liquid fire, whilst Class C is a flammable gas fire. Metal fires come under Class D, whilst Class F refers to cooking oil and fat fire.

Different fire extinguishers are effective against different types of fires. Water fire extinguishers in Blackheath are effective against Class A fires and are often used in warehouses, offices, shops and schools to name but some examples. CO2 fire extinguishers Blackheath are effective against Class B fires and electrical fires. The white cloud of CO2 generated over the blaze will deprive it of oxygen.

A foam extinguisher in Blackheath is suitable for Class A and Class B type fires. From paper to paint and oil, foam fire extinguishers are recommended for a number of environments.

A powder fire extinguisher in Blackheath can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Blackheath is designed to handle oil and fat fires which can be a common occurrence at takeaways, restaurants and university halls. A spray of wet chemicals is applied to the oil of fat fire, which seals and cools the blaze at the same time.

Before a fire extinguisher is fitted at an assigned location, fire extinguisher commissioning must be completed by an experienced engineer. This is to ensure that the fire extinguisher was not damaged during transportation and is fit for its intended purpose.

Co2 Fire Extinguisher Blackheath

Fire extinguishers in Blackheath are an important tool in controlling fires. With so many varieties available on the market its important that you have the correct fire extinguishers for your commercial properties, in full working condition at all times.

Failure to install and maintain fully functional fire extinguishers can result in large fines and legal action from third parties and staff. Your insurer could also withhold compensation payments resulting from the preventable fire and smoke damage towards your fixed assets.

When you invest significant amounts of time and money into your Blackheath business, you will want to make sure that your investment is protected. Legally compliant fire extinguishers will offer complete peace of mind that this is the case. When replacement fire extinguishers in Blackheath are necessary, you can be assured of a quick call-out response rate.

Only a high quality fire extinguisher in Blackheath and fire fighting equipment are sourced, installed, commission and serviced by the team at a cost-effective price.


Receive a quote regarding fire extinguishers Blackheath with the website form shown on this page. The professionals are confident in the service being offered and they will promptly respond to your initial enquiry by phone or email during business hours.

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