Walker Backflow and Fire Protection Services (WBFPS) is licensed by the Alabama State Fire Marshal's office to design and install new fire protection systems in commercial and residential properties. Our design engineers are NICET certified. Our installation crews have many years of fire protection installation experience. We are ready to partner with you to design and install a new fire protection system, retro-fit or add to an existing fire protection system system to meet current National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 13 standards.
A fire protection system is a large investment in the security of life, property, equipment and inventory. This investment should be protected through regular inspection and maintenance procedures. Federal and State laws and the insurance industry mandate that fire protection systems receive regular inspections and maintenance. We are a full service fire protection company. We can provide inspection and testing procedures for all fire protection equipment located on your property. We set up an annual schedule based on your needs. Our customers appreciate that we help them manage this area of their maintenance program. We perform inspections in accordance with National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 25 standards. We stress continuing education, job site safety and contact with equipment manufacturers to keep updated on new advancements in the industry and current technology.
Backflow Preventors are mechanical plumbing devices installed in a plumbing system to prevent water from flowing backwards and becoming contaminated. A properly installed, tested, and maintained backflow preventor at the service entrance to the building or property can reliably prevent the backflow of water of an unknown quality.
Walker Backflow and Fire Protection Services specializes in the testing, repair, and installation of backflow prevention devices. We are certified to perform these services through out the state of Alabama. We have specialists highly trained and qualified in the field, having received certification from the Environment and Conservation Division and the American Water Works Association.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the American Water Works Association, as well as state and local water authorities, have placed an emphasis on cross connection and backflow testing as a means of keeping the water systems safe for the consumer. Walker Backflow and Fire Protection Services is focusing attention in this area in response to the new policies set by these organizations.
Walker Backflow and Fire Protection Services is certified to perform inspection services on kitchen suppression systems. Our technicians have successfully completed the Fireman's Association Journeyman program in fixed fire systems and fire extinguishers according to the NFPA 10 and NFPA 17 standards.
Walker Backflow and Fire Protection Services offers kitchen hood system cleaning services on a monthly, quarterly or semi-annual basis. Our technicians have completed the Certified National Hood Cleaning Association's Journeyman program in commercial kitchen exhaust hood cleaning services according to the NFPA 96 standards.