Here at Fire by Design you will find information regarding all your fire alarm design needs. In need of a code-compliant set of drawings? No problem. We offer services from start to finish, including:
Fire By Design provides high quality fire alarm system designs that strictly comply with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) code. Our designers are certified by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Level 4 in fire alarm systems, ensuring your plans will fully comply with jurisdictional code.
In addition to fire alarms, we design voice evacuation and communication systems for buildings which require such engineering, such as in the City of Chicago. Our capabilities in the city of Chicago include the design of Class I, Class II, High Rise, Non-Jurisdictional, as well as One-Way and Two-Way Voice Ordinance fire alarm and voice evacuation systems.
Fire By Design also has experience with the design of fire alarm systems throughout the United States. We possess the capability of handling corporate accounts outside the state of Illinois.
In addition to fire alarm system design, our company has experience in the field of life safety consulting and design. In compliance with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) code, Fire By Design creates life safety drawings which include:
If you do not possess floor plans of your building, there's nothing to worry about. Using the latest AutoCAD software and measuring devices, dedicated staff trained in conducting building surveys and evaluations map out buildings on-site to determine the extent of protection that is required.
Once we have completed our extensive design process, we will assemble submittal packages that will be given to fire alarm contractors for bidding purposes. Included in these submittal packages are a working set of plans, as well as specification packets which include:
Clearly marked, uncluttered drawings and concise battery calculations ensure straightforward plans.
Solely specializing in designs has given us the opportunity to contract for many types of buildings; from hazardous materials facilities and rehabilitation centers to swim schools and grocery stores, no project is too big or too small.
Our drawings are professionally engineered for the Chicago metropolitan area as well as the rest of the surrounding area, including Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin.