Specified to address your specific risks

We offer a total fire extinguisher, supply, installation and maintenance solution at a competitive price, addressing the specific fire risks of your premises and ensuring your compliance.

Fully compliant with BS:5306, all extinguishers supplied are British Standard Kite Marked to ensure quality and come with a 5 year guarantee as part of Marlowe Fire & Security’s ongoing maintenance service.

Professional maintenance of fire extinguishers and mechanical fire safety systems is a vital part of any business, understanding that the integrity of these systems need to be maintained to protect the safety of not only your premises and assets but also your employees and residents.

There are many types of fire extinguisher because there are many types of fire. Each extinguisher is designed to be used on a specific class of fire. It is important to know which one to use  to ensure that your actions are as effective as possible.

A comprehensive range of fire extinguishers are available including:

Class A fires Water Extinguishers: designed to target Class A fires, including paper, wood, cloth, straw and textiles.
Class B fires Foam Extinguishers: designed to target Class A and Class B fires, including liquid spill fires such as petrol, oil, fats and paints.
Class C fires Powder Extinguishers: designed to combat mixed fire risk environments. Suitable for combating flammable liquid risk, such as methane, propane, hydrogen and natural gas fires.
Class D fires Powder Extinguishers: designed for Class D metal fires. M28 Powder Extinguishers are best for tackling metal fires (sodium, aluminium, magnesium) but CANNOT be used on Lithium Fires. L2 Powder Extinguishers are for particular use on Lithium Fires, but can also be used on all metal fires if required.
Class E fires Carbon Dioxide Extinguishers: designed to target Class B fires particularly electrical hazards. Carbon Dioxide is harmless to electrical equipment and is ideal for modern offices, electronic risks, and fires caused by the combustion of liquids such as oils, fats and solvents.
Class F fires Wet Chemical Extinguishers: designed for Class F fires, particularly flammable cooking oils such as sunflower oil, animal fats or olive oil. This extinguisher is also effective against Class A fires.

Find out more about the different classes of fire and fire extinguisher types in our handy guide.

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View our Fire Extinguisher Brochure for a comprehensive overview of all our fire extinguishers and related products.

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Visit our Online Shop for the full range of fire extinguishers, trolleys, stands, boxes and cabinets, and accessories.

Download our Fire Extinguisher Guide which explains each type and how to use it in case of an emergency.

Do you have a question about Fire Extinguishers?

We’ve put together a collection of Frequently Asked Questions FAQs about Fire Extinguishers and Fire Extinguisher Servicing. If you have a question or need further assistance with your fire extinguishers or any of our other services, please Contact Us.

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