Are You Still Using POTS Lines for Monitoring?

Published on November 19, 2019, by AFA Author

We get it! POTS (Plain old telephone service) lines are becoming extinct. A lot of phone companies have stopped supporting POTS lines all together. The good news is that there are other ways for your alarm system to transmit signals to your central station Continue Reading

Evaluating Fire Alarm Systems for Commercial Properties

Published on November 5, 2019, by AFA Author

There is a lot to consider when deciding on new fire alarm technology. If you are adding on or installing a new fire alarm system, flexibility is a crucial consideration in order to adapt with future building requirements or technology changes. Adaptations and technology upgrades to satisfy changing code regulations can often be the most significant expenses associated with life safety systems after installation. Continue Reading

Fire & Safety Services: What You Can Expect from AFA Protective Systems, Inc.

Published on October 11, 2019, by AFA Author

For over 145 years, AFA Protective Systems, Inc. has offered premier Fire alarm and Security service to major metropolitan areas along the East Coast. As cities and suburbs have evolved, office buildings have become more complex, campuses more massive, hotels grander, apartment and condominium complexes more elaborate. To safeguard the occupants in these large structures, sophisticated and well-designed fire detection, notification, and evacuation systems have become essential. Continue Reading

Revamping Fire Alarm Safety With New Systems

Published on September 13, 2019, by AFA Author

We've recently noticed a surge in new businesses and properties who need to replace their outdated conventional fire alarm systems with updated intelligent addressable Notifier systems. Commercial property owners, managers and engineers are looking to these systems for several reasons. Continue Reading

It’s Budget Season and AFA is Here to Help

Published on August 27, 2019, by AFA Author

At AFA, our job is to not only to protect your property, but also to make your life easier. We are here to make sure everything is accounted for when you prepare your budget for 2020. Continue Reading