Commercial Firestopping in Charlotte, NC

Safety is a top priority for any business in the Charlotte area, and when it comes to fire protection systems, firestopping is a key component. It slows the spread of fire from room to room in a commercial facility, giving occupants more time to evacuate.

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When you need quality firestopping solutions for your Charlotte business and an experienced team to install them, turn to our experts at Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing. We serve Charlotte, North Carolina, and the surrounding areas in the southeastern and south-central United States. We offer commercial firestopping and fireproofing systems, as well as commercial insulation, waterproofing and more.

Make your commercial building in the Charlotte area as safe as possible with reliable firestopping solutions from Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing.

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How Firestopping Works & Why It’s Important

The goal of firestopping is to compartmentalize the building and contain any fires in as few rooms as possible. This gives the occupants more time to escape and limits the potential damage before firefighters arrive. Materials like caulk, mortar and fire blankets are used to seal openings and prevent the spread of flames, smoke and gases from room to room.

Firestopping works as part of a larger fire protection system, as required by federal, state and local codes. It combines passive measures like firestopping and fireproofing with active measures like fire sprinklers to completely protect your building and make it as safe as possible for staff, customers and visitors.

Firestopping is used in places like wall cavities, the joints between floors, walls and ceilings, and around the openings for pipes, ducts or electrical cables to prevent the spread of fire. Fireproofing protects components like walls, beams and columns, and extends the time they can be exposed to fire before they fail.

Active measures like fire alarms, fire sprinklers and fire suppression systems respond to fires directly and notify the proper authorities.

Call 704-398-2300 or contact us online today to learn more about the role of firestopping in your fire protection strategy.

Our Firestopping Products in the Charlotte Area

When you need reliable, cost-effective firestopping solutions for your Charlotte business, turn to Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing. We feature a full range of high-performance firestopping products, including:

  • Caulks and sealants: Designed to seal openings like windows, doors, pipe openings and cable runs, our caulks and sealants prevent flames, smoke and toxic fumes from spreading.
  • Mortars: Applied to the joints between concrete surfaces or concrete and other materials, our specialized mortars provide a durable, high-temperature seal.
  • Fire blankets and insulation: Made from mineral wool, fiberglass and high-temperature foam, our fire blankets and insulation products prevent the spread of fire in walls, ceilings, floors, plenum spaces and more.
  • Intumescent coatings: Applied as a liquid, intumescent coatings dry to form a thin layer that can char and expand with heat to better protect the surfaces underneath during a fire.

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Why Choose Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing for Firestopping Products in Rock Hill, SC & Charlotte, NC?

Installing firestopping products and selecting the best product for the job requires skill and experience. At Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing, we have been installing firestopping products in Charlotte for nearly 40 years, and we have over 800 years of combined industry experience.

You can count on us for industry-leading service and integrity, top-quality products, professional results and complete dedication to the safety of your business.

Call 704-398-2300 today or contact us online to schedule commercial firestopping services anywhere in the Charlotte area.

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