Keeping your home or business premise safe is of paramount importance. One of the most critical ways you can safeguard your property is with high-quality, properly installed fire protection.
Fire protection includes all precautionary and fire-fighting equipment, such as smoke alarms, fire extinguishers, sprinkler systems, and more. This equipment requires expert design and installation and regular maintenance – you certainly don’t want dodgy fire protection in an emergency.
In this article, we’ll share with you three of the best fire protection service providers here in Canberra. These companies are experienced and knowledgeable and have the skills and tools necessary to protect your home, office, family, and staff from the dangers of fire. Let’s get started right away.
What makes a reliable fire service?
When it comes to safety, you do not want to be messing around with second-tier companies, poor quality equipment, and unmotivated staff. Here are some of the key traits we suggest keeping an eye out for when selecting a reliable fire services company.
- Expertise. First and foremost, you want to work with a fire services company that knows exactly what they are doing. They have completed all necessary training and can confidently adhere to all necessary safety standards. No shortcuts and no cutting corners – they only perform to the very highest quality.
- Experience. Experience is vital when it comes to installing both straightforward and more complex fire safety equipment. From fire doors to extinguishers, to sprinkler systems and alarms, the best fire service providers have experience with it all.
- All relevant accreditations and insurances. Fire safety is no joke, and fire services providers are required to hold certain accreditations and insurances. These ensure that the contractors are trained and capable of installing fire equipment securely.
- Comprehensive services. Depending on the size and nature of your residential or commercial premises, you’ll need a unique range of fire services. The best providers offer the full spectrum, from the most basic to the most complex.
- Friendly staff. Customer service is important no matter the industry. Look for a company that shows both you and your property the utmost respect.
Agree with this list? What else do you look for?
The top fire services in Canberra
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
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After conducting some local research, we have come up with three reliable, experienced, and knowledgeable fire service providers in the Canberra region. Without further ado, let’s introduce them.
O’Brien Fire Protection Service is a fire protection design, supply, and installation contractor that also delivers reliable and comprehensive inspection, testing, and maintenance services.
With more than 40 years of experience in the Canberra region, the team at O’Brien’s delivers a personal and reliable service that is compliant with the National Code of Practice with the Australian Government and is fully insured.
The expert team at O’Neill and Brown Fire Services help Canberra’s residents design, construct and maintain innovative, trustworthy, and cost-efficient fire protection systems.
As a locally owned business, O’Neill and Brown Fire Services provide all aspects of fire protection, from the initial planning stages to the fabrication, installation, and ongoing maintenance. You can rest easy knowing your home or business is protected from worst-case scenarios.
Servicing Canberra, the greater ACT area, and surrounds, the experienced team at FCF Fire and Electrical supply, install and maintain all fire safety equipment. If you’re looking for a fast, friendly, affordable, and reliable service, FCF Fire and Electrical could be the ideal choice.
Your experience with fire safety service providers
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