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How To Install a Sprinkler System (HowToLou.com)

A do-it-yourself video on how to install your own sprinkler system for $200-$300. Please also see my video on How To Blow Out a Sprinkler System at ...

  • 2 Missouri fraternities get final extension for sprinkler systems

    10/23/16

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Two fraternities at the University of Missouri-Columbia have gotten another extension to continue housing students without installing fire sprinkler systems. The Columbia Missourian reports that Kappa Alpha Order and Delta Tau

  • Two fraternities get final extension to install sprinkler systems

    10/19/16

    Kappa Alpha Order, at 1301 University Ave., and Delta Tau Delta, at 506 E. Rollins St., are equipped with fire extinguishers and smoke detectors but do not have sprinkler systems, Columbia Assistant Fire Chief Brad Fraizer said. The two houses are in 

  • Fire demo shows how sprinkler system saves lives - Abington Mariner

    10/18/16

    Sprinkler systems in your home can save lives, money, and your home itself. The impact these systems can have was clearly demonstrated by the Hanover Fire 

  • Experts urge people to winterize sprinkler systems

    10/12/16

    MISSOULA, Mont. - Freezing temperatures mean it is time to turn off and winterize your lawn sprinkler systems. Experts say doing so could save you thousands of dollars in the long run. Blowing out your sprinkler system ensures all the water is out of

  • It's time to prepare your lawns and sprinkler systems for winter

    10/13/16

    Ben Quick, general manager of Pineview Water System, said it is important for property owners after the secondary water is shutoff to open the secondary water valve and drain the secondary water system so pipes don't freeze and break during the winter 

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  • Impact of Wet-Pipe Fire Sprinkler Systems on Drinking Water Quality

    American Water Works Association. 1998. ISBN: 9780898679434,0898679435. 391 pages.
  • The Design and Layout of Fire Sprinkler Systems, Second Edition

    CRC Press. 2001. ISBN: 9781420031911,1420031910. 304 pages.

    Although effective fire sprinkler systems are crucial to public safety, for years, the designers of those systems had few published resources to reference and guide them through their design processes. The first edition of this book changed all that, and now The Design and Layout of Fire Sprinkler Systems Second Edition suits their needs even better. Written and thoroughly updated by a fire prevention engineer with more than 20 years of experience, this book provides a complete, systematic...

  • Designer's Guide to Automatic Sprinkler Systems

    NationalFireProtectionAssoc. 2005. ISBN: 9780877656210,0877656215. 465 pages.
  • Operation of Fire Protection Systems

    Jones & Bartlett Learning. 2003. ISBN: 0877655847,9780877655848. 679 pages.

    Learn the "ins and outs" of fire protection system hardware!Comprised of 37 illustrated chapters from the recently published Fire Protection Handbook, the new Operation of Fire Protection Systems helps you make better, more informed decisions about safety. Over 30 leading fire protection experts contributed their expertise to this comprehensive look at how fire detection, alarm, and suppression systems work, and what you need to do to keep them operational. You'll be able to oversee outside...

  • Review of Residential Sprinkler Systems: Research and Standards

    FEMA.
  • Military Housing at Risk from Poor Utility Maintenance, Watchdog Finds

    10/26/16

    Faulty sprinkler systems, exposed wiring and unchecked household mold were among the deficiencies in military base housing around the world documented in a report released this month by Defense Department inspector general investigators. In the capstone ...

  • Sprinkler system goes off, giving Dallas elementary kids a day off

    10/26/16

    After a one-day closure on Tuesday, Dallas elementary will reopen on Wednesday. The school had to remain closed on Tuesday after its sprinkler system went off in one classroom overnight on Monday. School District 73 assistant superintendent Bill Hamblett ...

  • Car left running prompts apartment complex evacuation; dumpster fire also found

    10/25/16

    According to Sgt. Brandon Hudson, the sprinkler system in the building's first-floor garage had been activated by a running vehicle. Although no official head count was performed, an estimated 25-30 residents were evacuated and interviewed by the department.