HFSC has developed the Fire and Sprinkler Burn Demonstration Kit to give precise guidance and direction to fire officials wanting to build and demonstrate the side-by-side fire sprinkler and flashover units.
This video provides local officials and community leaders with accurate information about home fire sprinklers. It features interviews with building, municipal and fire service representatives who have experience with local fire sprinkler installations.
As a homebuilder you need a competitive advantage to help your homes stand out in the market. Fire sprinklers can give you that advantage. The nonprofit Home Fire Srinkler Coalition (HFSC) is the leading resource for independent, noncommercial information about residential fire sprinklers. We have developed free material specifically for you and your homebuyers. All our material is available for free.
The HFSC BUILT FOR LIFE Fire Department program provides free, turnkey educational tools that help fire department educators. These noncommercial materials create awareness and teach about fire safety and home fire sprinklers. This short video is an introduction to this valuable program.
People want the truth about home fire sprinklers. Here it is. Homebuyers and other consumers are confused. They’re reading a lot of bunk, and getting scared by anti-sprinkler groups. They need the truth about home fire sprinkler systems from someone they trust – you. We’ve created a new brief presentation specifically to help you give your jurisdiction the facts.
It's challenging to make fire safety education a priority today. Most departments are strapped for time and money, and have a lot of competing responsibilities with limited resources for educational outreach. HFSC created the BUILT FOR LIFE Fire Department Program specifically to help departments like yours that want to do more to prevent home fire injuries and deaths, but need some help.
Sprinkler Smarts is a free, interactive, turnkey program that helps fire department educators. Use this noncommercial program to create awareness and share knowledge about fire safety in a fun and fresh way. Sprinkler Smarts introduces children to fire sprinkler technology. The focus is on the basics of fire safety for young children, while older students also learn the engineering behind sprinklers.
Residential fire sprinkler system installations are increasing every day thanks to growing buyer demand, lower costs, and simpler installation. Offering sprinkler systems in the homes you build puts your company on the cutting edge and gives your homes a distinct security advantage that homebuyers want and need.
All new homes in California will now be built with fire sprinklers. To answer people's questions Tonya Hoover the CAL FIRE State Fire Marshall explains how sprinklers work and how easy they are to maintain.
Builders, consumers, local officials, water purveyors and many others are all critical to getting fire sprinklers in new home construction. The HFSC BUILT FOR LIFE Fire Department program provides free, turnkey educational tools that help educate all your key audiences. This short video shows you some of the free resources available to you.
Builders are key to getting fire sprinklers in new home construction. The HFSC BUILT FOR LIFE Fire Department program provides free, turnkey educational tools that help educate builders. This short video shows some of the available materials.
This video is available as part of the Public Education Kit.
Ron Hazelton (ABC's Good Morning America, HGTV The House Doctor) walks viewers through two home fire scenarios—one with sprinklers, one without. Hazelton discusses installation, activation, and common misconceptions.
Understanding Water Supply for Home Fire Sprinkler Systems
Information for Water Purveyors, Local Officials and the Fire Service.
Developed for public educators, this PowerPoint presentation includes fire facts and information about life- and property-saving benefits of sprinklers. Educators can customize the presentation to meet their needs.