Posts Tagged: maintenance

Check Up for Safety

The sign on this Annapolis, MD fire station reminds us that smoke detectors save lives… if they are properly inspected and maintained. The same can be said about lightning protection systems. Parts of the lightning protection system can become loose or damaged, compromising safety. When you change smoke detector batteries, or at other regular intervals,… Read more »

Lightning Protection Maintenance added to MasterFormat

A new section was added to MasterFormat in January 2016: Section 26 01 40.13 — Operation and Maintenance of Lightning Protection Systems MasterFormat is a master list of titles and numbers used to organize construction specifications, cost estimates, and other building information. For example, lightning protection for buildings and structures is in Section 26 41… Read more »