Sprinkler Systems, Fire Pumps & Backflows

Wet-valves, dry-valves, pre-action & detection systems, foam systems… it may all seem a little overwhelming.

Let us be your expert on servicing your water based fire protection systems. We can document what you have, what the service requirements are, and the best ways to insure that your water based system(s) continue to function properly for years to come.

Service Is Our Focus

Sprinkler system inspection and service is our specialty. 25,000 customers rely on Silco for periodic inspection and service of critical fire protection equipment. Many Sprinkler installation firms do inspections in between installation jobs or when new installation work slows down. We find in many cases this practice frequently results in “overdue inspections” which can cause serious liability concerns. With Silco, inspection, service, and repairs are our mainstay. They always come first.

Interconnected Systems

In addition to wet and dry sprinkler systems, Silco has extensive expertise with pre-action, deluge, and foam sprinkler systems. All Silco sprinkler technicians also carry fire alarm and engineered suppression systems licenses allowing them to test your entire “system” instead of only the sprinkler components. Where these systems interconnect are some of the most critical components of the system and are often not tested properly, or sometimes not tested at all.

Services Performed In House

While many companies subcontract larger repairs or even fire pump testing, Silco self performs these services.
We install, inspect, and service sprinkler systems

Confined Space Safety

Sprinkler pits are Permit Required Confined Spaces according to OSHA. All Silco personnel are certified in Confined Space Entry. The breathing environment in the pit is metered prior to and during the entry. A tripod with a safety line is used and a second technician (the attendant) remains outside the pit.

Electrical Safety

When testing most electric fire pumps, the pump tester is required to take electrical readings inside the pump controller which contains 480 volts. Serious injury and death has resulted from the arc flash hazard that exists when working in proximity to 480 volts. Silco has invested in a new digital wireless technology that allows our testers to not be in the hazard area when testing fire pumps.

Emergency Service

Emergency Service is available 24 Hours a Day, 365 Days a Year. Call us, we will be here.

Google Reviews

Flash Sawyer
Flash Sawyer
14:30 01 May 18
Excellent work performed by Luke. When you pay a company to maintain equipment that protects your business, you better get it right. Silco is a VAST improvement over my past company out of Cincinnati. Thank you Luke and Silco. You've earned your review with excellence. Sawyer's Downtown. Lexington, Ky
Paul Daumeyer
Paul Daumeyer
19:39 27 Apr 18
I was amazed by the exceptional service I received from Bobby, (Service Tech). He really seemed to care about what I needed and took care of my concerns immediately and professionally. I am a firm believer that great employees make for a great company. Thanks Bobby, and thanks Silco.
Tammy Hennessy
Tammy Hennessy
18:26 24 Apr 18
Matt and Chris were awesome and very professional gentlemen. They treated the residents with respect and worked with them in a timely manner. We had 2 of the nicest guys to get the job done.
Robert Templeman
Robert Templeman
15:35 08 May 18
Bobby Rutherford has been to our facility three times in the past six months. His work is always spot-on, excellent. I really appreciate his professionalism and work ethic.
hks products inc
hks products inc
14:53 25 Apr 18
Service Tech, Eric West is very personable, very professional. He is an excellent representative of your company. He does his job thoroughly, explaining as he goes, answering any questions there may be. A+ Thank you!
Michael Bell
Michael Bell
16:08 11 May 18
Annual Visits are a breeze and their reporting to the fire department is an excellent new benefit. I have been utilizing their services for almost 10 years and am delighted that we are always in a safe way with their inspections and certification products. Joe Martini is a friendly and knowledgeable individual who makes the process fun and enjoyable.
Jody Weist
Jody Weist
17:37 30 Nov 18
Silco does an excellent job for our business, and has for the last eight years. When I call on our representative, Fred M. I know I can COUNT on him to take care of whatever we need 100%, as well as give us knowledgeable, fast and reliable service! Example: Yesterday I called with a problem/concern that we had to have have taken care of within the next three days...he was here 1st thing this morning and scheduled service for another branch of Silco that we use. We are extremely grateful to have Fred as our Fire safety expert and hope he is around at Silco for years to come! He truly makes you guys look good. Thank you!
Illumination Research
Illumination Research
16:32 25 Sep 18
We just recently switched to Silco for our Fire extinguisher services. Shane was very helpful and made the switch easy and worked around my schedule to get it done in a timely manner. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for service.
VIP Motorsports
VIP Motorsports
17:07 26 Oct 18
Bobby Rutherford from Silco was an excellent Tech. Not only was he here on time, and explained what he was working on he also made sure I was fully covered for my upcoming fire inspection.I called in to have my annual fire suppression system inspection. Bobby checked the emergency lights (also installed 4 new lights I had bought), fire extinguishers, fire supressuppr system, and put his sticker on everything he touched and went through. I am confident the fire marshal will be impressed when he comes in. Lastly he went over the invoice in detail letting me know what I was paying for. I could not be happier with the service. Silco is the only company I will work with from now on.
Ray Miller
Ray Miller
19:56 19 Nov 18
Eric, The Extinguisher Expert, is GREAT to work with! Very knowledgeable and seems to love what he does for the customer and SILCO! Would recommend this company to anyone.
Mandee Wells
Mandee Wells
17:00 19 Oct 18
Eric West was the technician that came to our school and he was great!! He was thorough and very professional. Great company to work with.
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