Blog

02

Oct2017
One of the many Aura Fire Safety's benefits to the homeowner or contractor is we are able to quickly design and permit your customized fire sprinkler permits. It is very helpful to have a company that has the experience in working within San Francisco and the surrounding bay areas and ... Read More

12

Sep2017
With the uplift attention to fire security in the San Francisco Bay territory, Aura Fire Safety has gotten various calls to finish restorative repairs to private and business frameworks. One of our current customers had a startling moderate dribble at a pipe in their private tall building. We could rapidly examine ... Read More

06

Jul2017
We, California’s leading service when It comes to sprinkler system design for over 20 years, recently had a call from a client located in the Midwest United States who asked assistance in sprinkler design services for several varied commercial buildings. At Aura Fire Safety, we are always ready and available ... Read More

15

May2017
When designing sprinkler systems for projects it is common to have many floor levels in a building. Some projects have only 2 stories, while others cover multi floor areas. One of the common questions we have from owners, builders, and architects is how will there be access to ... Read More

15

Mar2017
When you are ready to tackle your next renovation construction project or building a new home or office, sprinklers can be one of the last items on your list that you think about that will interface with your project. Although fire sprinklers are one of the most important features that ... Read More

17

Feb2017
Last week we received a call from Equinox Fitness Center; they were required to replace more than a dozen of corroded sprinklers throughout their facility in San Francisco and they needed it completed on a three-day turn around to meet the stipulations of their ... Read More

18

Aug2015
Annual and Five-year inspections of fire sprinkler systems are comprehensive procedures which, when completed, will confirm that all sprinkler system components are in good condition and will ensure the system’s successful operation. During an annual fire sprinkler inspection, physical checks are performed on all the parts of your fire sprinkler system. ... Read More

15

Jun2015
When the topic of fire prevention code and fire safety and comes up, rarely does anyone consider the use of signage; however, identification signs are a standard requisite for the installation of sprinkler systems is California. When fire sprinkler systems are installed, identification signs must be installed at ... Read More

15

Jun2015
Are you ready for v-day San Francisco with knowledge of top 5 Valentine’s Day fire hazards? Make sure you avoid the most common Valentine’s Day fire disasters by learning what not to do this February. Follow the following important tips to make sure that your romantic Valentine’s Day ... Read More

15

Jul2014
UL 300 sounds like a cyborg from the next Terminator movie doesn’t it?  I’m all for abbreviations but sometimes keeping things too short makes it feels so NOT HUMAN.  And UL 300 is actually a pretty big deal ... Read More

08

Jul2014
Without regular maintenance, you never know how well your fire suppression system will react in the event of a fire. In fact, having a poorly maintained fire suppression system can be worse than not having one ... Read More

01

Jul2014
Riddle me this… if I install a fire sprinkler system in my home or office and come Sunday it is hot as hell outside, will the sprinkler system go off? The Options Are: A) Fire sprinklers will turn ... Read More

24

Jun2014
One of the most common fears about fire sprinklers is this nightmarish fantasy of them accidentally going off when they’re not needed, resulting in a dizzy ... Read More

17

Jun2014
  Let’s face it, money is tight.  Gas is going up, food is going up, movie tickets never seem to stop rising.  You don’t want to waste any more cash on things ... Read More

10

Jun2014
Often times, fire sprinklers are seen as smoke alarms.  We see them planted on the wall and think, “They’re doing their job.”  We never bother to question their reliability.  ... Read More

23

May2014
That is a popular question that we eventually get at Aura Fire Safety. You have already chosen to protect your office or building with a fire pump and fire sprinkler system, but ... Read More

10

Apr2014
If you’re a property manager or an owner of a high-rise building or a warehouse there is a good chance you may have a fire pump on your property. Fire pumps are commonly installed at these locations because they provide your fire sprinkler system and fire hoses with the water ... Read More

20

Mar2014
If you are a property manager or facility maintenance personnel you have a lot on your plate, including keeping abreast of all required Life Fire Safety inspections. It is important that maintenance inspections are being performed on regular basis so that your properties meet all local authority having jurisdiction ... Read More

14

Mar2014
  The fire that happened in San Francisco this week is a scary reminder of what can happen to your property if you do not ... Read More

28

Feb2014
We at Aura Fire Safety, Inc (AFS). want to help you avoid the costly and dangerous damage to your Fire Sprinkler System. Sprinkler pipes are a lot like a car, if it’s not maintained it can result in expensive and unwanted repairs. At AFS, Inc. we recommend that all of ... Read More

13

Feb2014
In San Francisco, all your fire protection systems (including fire sprinklers) are required to be inspected quarterly in accordance with NFPA 25, Chapter 5 as amended by Title 19 of the California Code of Regulations. At AFS Inc. we are committed to assisting you in the performance of your mandatory ... Read More

17

Jan2014
In San Francisco, an annual fire extinguisher inspection is a very important step towards preventive maintenance and safety. You may find that your fire extinguisher has bumps, dents, leaks ... Read More