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Earthquake: What to do Before, During and After

On 4th of July, people of California were struck with two bloodcurdling shocks. While seismologists are expecting more aftershocks,  here at GPFS we’ve came up with a precise guide for you to understand what has to be done before, during and after an...

4 ways to prevent electrical hazards at workplaces

Active or existing office sites or workplaces are prone to electrical hazards. Things like hay-sized-extension cords and partially-installed wiring systems put you and the rest of your team at considerable risk. In fact, these hazards are so prominent that...

How to Install No-Hub Couplings on Cast Iron Pipe

Before the 1950’s, the traditional way of connecting cast iron pipe was the hub and spigot method. Using burners, oakum, joint runners, and specialized tools, a highly trained plumber would pour melted lead into a fitting to join and seal it. This process...

Guide to Understanding Fire Sprinkler Head Types

There are different types of sprinklers that can be used to extinguish a fire. Knowing the difference could mean the difference between minimal damage and complete loss. That is why we have developed this guide to help you better understand the different...

What To Do When You End Up With a Broken Pipe

Oh No! Pipe is broken what should i do now? Do not panic! It is surprisingly common for a water pipe to burst. While it may sound like an easy issue to fix, a busted water pipe can lead to chaos. A burst pipe in house or property in fact, lead to heavy financial...

Test Your Fire Safety Knowledge: Take this fun quiz!

What do you know about fire safety? Although it may seem like common knowledge, there are a lot of things you probably don’t know but should become familiar with to prevent a fire from happening and how to act if a fire breaks out in your household. Tacoma...

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