Portland Metro Fire Caulking
Fire caulk installation can help you stop any fires before they get out of hand, and they’ll help you increase your energy efficiency. Sealing any holes in your home—which may be made to let pipes or electrical wires through walls—is an important of your home’s energy efficiency. But when those holes are made through fire-rated walls, partitions, floors, or ceilings, sealing them is important to your energy efficiency and to your safety. The fire caulking professionals from our Portland Insulation Company can make sure that your fire-resistant walls stay as effective as possible. We’ll eliminate the holes, as well as the possibility of a fire spreading.
Our Professional Portland Fire Caulking Specialists
At Green Energy Solutions, all of our contractors are licensed, insured, and bonded. So you can count on our professional Portland fire caulking specialists to install any fire caulking properly. Properly installed fire caulking will keep a serious fire from becoming a disaster. If it’s improperly installed, it will be next to useless. So, while some homeowners may opt to attempt this as a DIY project, the importance of having it done exactly right means that doing it yourself may be not be the best idea.
We know how important maintaining the safety of your home is to you and your family. So our Portland fire caulking specialists don’t take these energy services lightly. We’ll do whatever it takes to make sure that your home is as safe and as energy efficient as possible. And we’ll make sure that your fire caulking is in complete compliance with local, state, and federal codes and regulations. Not only will this ensure the safest fire caulking installation, but it will also help if you ever decide to sell your home, at which point codes and standards will become very important.
The Basics of Fire Stopping
Fire stopping is built on three elements:
- The fire-rated walls, partitions, floors, or ceilings in which the holes are created;
- The cables, wires, or conduits that the holes were made for;
- And the materials and methods used to seal these holes and maintain the fire-rating of your walls.
Our Portland fire caulking professionals will first consider whether or not the holes that were made will be permanent. Typically, electrical wiring will be a permanents penetration, while things like telephone wires or data-cable wires could change positions based on the need. Then, we’ll determine the best way to move forward to ensure the safety and energy efficiency of your home. You can rely on our professionals for any inspection of your fire stopping system as well, which should be performed regularly to ensure the safety of your home.
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