Fire Alarm Inspection Requirements
Know what you need to comply with State Rules
A 100% Functional test of your fire alarm system is required in the state of Texas. For an in depth view of state requirements, click on this link
For additional information regarding inspection requirements, take a peek at NFPA-72 at this website
Things to know about
your smoke detectors
* Functional Test every year with aerosol smoke.
* Must be tested for sensitivity every 2 years with UL approved testing device.
* Smoke Detectors must be replaced every 10 years or sent in to be re-calibrated by the manufacturer. Replacement is almost always the most practical option.
Don't be left holding the bag
A complete and thorough inspection of your fire alarm system takes time and requires special tools like the tru-test sensitivity tester pictured above. Inspections are done to ensure the safety of our customers first and foremost. A good inspection also helps to protect our customers from exposure to liability by making sure all possible measures are being taken to protect people an assets.