What is a Bi-Directional Amplifier (BDA) System?

Published on September 24, 2020, by AFA Author

In the event of an emergency, you want to be sure first responders are able to communicate with each other inside your building and with their command staff outside the building, through the use of their two-way radios. Unfortunately, many buildings have areas where the signal strength for these systems isn’t strong enough to ensure they’ll work properly. Continue Reading

Why Your Business Needs a Security System

Published on September 8, 2020, by AFA Author

Security systems are an essential form of protection for your business. If you have the right security system, you can be more efficient, aware of your building’s activity and have peace of mind that your property is well protected. A comprehensive security system for your business is necessary to ensure that your employees, your building, and its contents are kept safe. Continue Reading

Carbon Monoxide Detectors Required in New York City by January 1st

Published on September 1, 2020, by AFA Author

Carbon monoxide is a poisonous gas produced by combustion. Carbon monoxide detectors, also known as CO detectors, are devices “having a sensor that responds to carbon monoxide gas that is connected to an alarm control unit.” NFPA 720 Continue Reading

Fire Alarms Fully Deductible Under CARES Acts

Published on August 18, 2020, by AFA Author

Building owners can now fully expense qualifying fire alarm improvement costs in year one. Continue Reading

The Importance of Having Reliable Fire Alarm Services for Your School

Published on August 5, 2020, by AFA Author

For Education facilities, a properly designed and serviced fire detection system is essential for keeping your students and staff safe. Continue Reading