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What is Passive Fire Protection?

If your house or office is on fire, the only thing on your mind is saving yourself. When people experience an emergency — whether it’s a fire, car accident, or even cutting your finger in the kitchen — hindsight is always 20/20. Understanding the ways that passive fire protection plays a part in your home […]

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What Are Security Bars and Are They Necessary?

To quote Spiderman’s Uncle Ben, “With great power comes great responsibility.” Although fire dampers provide an irreplaceable asset to homes and office buildings, they also come with a catch: they’re a natural access point for someone up to no good. Thankfully, Lloyd Industries doesn’t just supply static and dynamic fire dampers — we also provide […]

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What Are Ceiling Radiation Dampers?

Whether you want to believe it or not, every building is at risk of experiencing a damaging fire. Although it may seem scary, there are a variety of active and passive fire protection products that contractors can install to help keep you and those around you safe in case of an emergency. Thankfully, the team […]

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What Are Smoke Dampers?

How much do you know about smoke dampers, fire dampers, and passive fire protection products? If you’re like the majority of people in the world, expertise on smoke and fire dampers isn’t common knowledge. Thankfully, the team at Lloyd Industries is here to provide basic education on the importance of smoke and fire dampers and how they are a […]

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Do I Need Air Control Dampers?

Whether you’re renovating an existing home, moving into a new office, or building a she-shed in your backyard, it’s essential to have at least some sense of the type of building products you will need. Unless you’re an expert in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), chances are you have no clue whether or not […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Combination Louvers and Air Control Dampers

Learning about the best combination louver and air control damper products is an essential part of every person’s education. Except usually, it isn’t. Unless you have training in the installation of heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) systems, or commercial construction, it’s reasonable to assume that these terms aren’t a part of your typical vocabulary. However, […]

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Dynamic Fire Dampers 101

Do you know the difference between an active fire damper and a static fire damper? If your office building or apartment is already on fire, this probably isn’t the best time to be thinking about the answer to that question (or reading this blog). However, knowledge is power. One of the best ways to protect […]

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Static Fire Dampers 101

If your home or office is on fire, it’s probably not the best time to wonder whether you have a static fire damper or an active fire damper. However, this knowledge is essential to keep people safe in the event of an emergency. What is a Fire Damper?  Before we explore the details of static […]

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What Are Roof Curbs?

Do you know what roof curbs are? Unless you’re a contractor or roofing expert, chances are the answer is no. Whether you’re building a brand-new home or you’re looking to update an existing office building, having a bit of knowledge about the different types of roofing products is beneficial. This blog will give you a […]

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