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fire sprinkler installation

  1. 1. How to choose the Fire Sprinkler that fits your requirementsFire Sprinkler are the perfect way to save water and irrigate the greenery in your lawns. There are manytypes of lawn sprinkler systems available in the market that is ideal for both residential and commercialspaces. Many of these lawn sprinklers are cheap to install as they can be connected to your existingpiping system. All lawn sprinklers come with piping and the control system, which has a varied amountof complexity depending on the irrigation and cost requirement.Spray Heads:Spray heads are also called "fixed spray heads". It is one of the most popular brands used by mostcontractors. Spray heads water your lawn evenly for a consistently green lawn. These small heads areperfect for sidewalks, driveways, flowerbeds and shrubs. Their outstanding coverage ensures that yourlawn is green throughout, with no dry or brown spots. For more information please visit fire protection.These lawn sprinkler spray head reduces the amount of water that may leak out when the sprinkler goesback down, saving you water and money. Spray heads are spaced up to 18 feet apart. They needbetween 20 and 30 PSI of water pressure to operate properly. They come in 4", 6" or 12" pop-up heightsfor varying grass or shrub heights.Rotors:Rotors are ideal for medium to large-size lawns and evenly distribute water from 25 to 50 feet. They arebest design to deliver a uniform spray pattern, giving you a beautiful green lawn. Gear driven rotors are
  2. 2. very quiet, low maintenance, and much smaller in size. Rotors can be spaced from 15 feet to 65 feetapart. Most rotors require a lot more water pressure to operate than spray heads. Their gentle close-inwatering eliminates dry spots around the rotor, prevents seed washout and allows the turf to growhealthy with no matting or bending. These are couple of examples of lawn sprinklers.Rain Bird is a lawn sprinkler company that makes many different types of lawn sprinkler heads, rotors,etc. as well as a full line of other irrigation system parts and products.Less costly piping requirementsThe use of plastic PVC pipes has considerably lowered the piping costs. Plastic pipes are also moreadvantageous than metal pipes because they do not have rusting or threading problems typicallyassociated with metal.Individual sprinkler activationThe activation of the fire sprinkler is on an individual basis. This means that if the fire is in the kitchen,the nearest sprinkler will be the only one to activate and contain the fire in that area. Thus, waterrequirements and water-related property damage are both minimized.Discounted insurance cost
  3. 3. Depending on the coverage type, underwriters offer discounts of about 5 to 15 % in home insurancepremium to homeowners who have fires sprinkler systems installed. These values are even expected toincrease in the future.