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If you are looking for a succinct article underscoring the necessity of home fire sprinklers, this is it

By Fred Durso, Jr. Writer Sheri Koones did her homework when researching the impact of home fire sprinklers. Nearly everything you ever wanted to know about these devices is captured in her recent story that appeared on AOL’s Real Estate blog. While not bogging down the reader with too many details, Koones highlights key points that should be shared with potential home buyers, code-making officials, and politicians. She cites: Key NFPA data on home fires and sprinkler effectiveness Water wasted to douse a house fire with fire hoses vs. water saved by sprinklers Free resources by the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition The cost-effectiveness of…

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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