One Source for Fire Protection, Security & Low Voltage Fire Sprinkler and
Fire Alarm Inspection Specialists Serving the Greater Washington, DC Area
(800) 866-8638
  • 50 Years of Leadership

    Founded in Ashland, Virginia in 1958, VSC Fire & Security, Inc. has more than five decades of experience in installation, inspection and service of fire protection, fire sprinkler, life safety and security systems. Our Washington, DC district offices provide services to facilities located in the Washington, DC area including Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince William, Alexandria, Arlington, Montgomery, Prince Georges and more.

  • One-Stop, Comprehensive Service

    For seamless integration with all your fire protection, life safety and security systems, VSC Fire & Security, Inc. delivers reliable, professional and experienced fire sprinkler inspection and fire alarm inspection including testing, retrofit, repair, record keeping and 24-hour on call support. In addition, our Washington, DC professionals provide integrated solutions for fire suppression, detection, alarm and extinguishing system requirements for your facility. Our fire protection team services, repairs and inspects a wide variety of systems.

  • Reliable Inspections & Repair Service

    Look to VSC Fire & Security, Inc. for well-trained, professional technician who will inspect, test and maintain your fire protection, life safety and security systems to ensure proper performance of your system's components. Our technicians are certified by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET). These professionals thoroughly inspect your system and make recommendations for modifications, repairs or upgrades based on your facility's needs and code requirements.

Comprehensive Service & Inspections

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. works closely with our customers to maintain mandatory fire sprinkler inspection and fire alarm inspection schedules. National Fire Protection Association codes outline daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual, three year and five year testing and inspection requirements for fire protection systems. At VSC Fire & Security, Inc., our mission is to help our clients avoid costly and time-consuming re-inspection orders and fire code violations. Many of our customers realize significant cost savings and save time by consolidating their fire protection services and inspections with VSC Fire & Security, Inc.

To help optimize your compliance with fire protection equipment inspection requirements, ask about our long term fire sprinkler and Washington, DC fire alarm inspection contracts. Our customers who choose to commit to an Inspection and Service Contract find it very convenient to manage their fire sprinkler and fire protection system inspections and service. This option simplifies the management of fire sprinkler and fire alarm inspections. VSC Fire & Security, Inc. provides one main phone number, one master invoice and one primary contact. We help develop and manage a customized schedule for inspections and service. We also provide automatic reminders for upcoming service requirements and provide scheduling and follow-up.

Corrosion and Obstruction Inspection, Resolution & Mitigation

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. provides expert corrosion inspection and resolution services for internal fire sprinkler system pipes. Our internal pipe inspection services help detect microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC), sludge, rust and debris from the water supply. The costs associated with fire sprinkler system corrosion and water damage include: damage to or loss of interiors walls and floors, equipment, furnishings, products and/or data storage, disruption of workplace productivity, the threat of mold growth, replacement and emergency repair costs and more. To help manage the increasing threat of corrosion and obstruction in fire sprinkler systems, you can count on VSC Fire & Security, Inc. to provide an array of resolution and mitigation services.

Low Voltage, Fire Alarm & Security Specialists

The Washington, DC district office of VSC Fire & Security, Inc. has a wide array of fire alarm, low voltage and security experience and capabilities. Our low voltage systems include fire alarm, security, CCTV, access control and nurse call systems. We also install and service flame, gas detection and spark detection systems. We also specialize in early warning fire detection systems such as air sampling aspirating and video smoke detection systems. Contact VSC Fire & Security, Inc. today to learn about our wide array of low voltage, security and fire alarm solutions.

Fire Pumps and Associated Controls

With over five decades of experience, VSC Fire & Security, Inc. sells, installs, services and inspects fire pump controls for all types of properties and facilities. And we provide backflow prevention and cross connection protection services. In some cases, we service fire pumps and controllers which have been operational for decades. Our technicians are experienced with inspecting and servicing fire suppression systems and associated control panels, fire pumps and fire pump controllers. VSC Fire & Security, Inc. also provides 24 hour emergency service and repairs for our customers.

Explosion Protection Systems

VSC Fire & Security is a leading provider of explosion isolation, explosion suppression and explosibility testing of dusts and gasses. Give us a call to learn more about how VSC Fire & Security, Inc. can install an explosion protection system in your facility, manufacturing or processing plant. We will evaluate your needs and recommend a system with the right combination of isolation, venting and explosion protection. Our explosion protection technicians are available 24/7 for explosion protection system service and repairs. Our factory trained explosion protection professionals are on staff in our Washington, DC location and are ready to serve you. We will respond to your service requirements quickly, minimizing lost revenue associated with down time.

Fire Extinguisher Sales, Inspection & Service

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. sells, services, recharges and inspects a variety of manufacturers and brands of fire extinguishers. VSC Fire & Security, Inc. will provide a comprehensive estimate for recommended service, testing, re-charging or replacement as needed. For your convenience, we offer on-site fire extinguisher re-charging service capability. We also offer hydro testing and recharge at our local Washington, DC fire extinguisher service facility.

Fire Extinguisher Inspection Overview
  • Record the size, number and type of fire extinguishers and assess compliance
  • Determine if the fire volume is calibrated at the required intervals
  • Establish the pressurization and charge level for each fire extinguisher unit
  • Analyze the accessibility, the site, height and the visibility of each fire extinguisher
  • Closely examine the hoses, handles, nozzles, shell valve, O-rings, and horn for ruse, wear, tampering, rust and erosion
  • Apply the tamper seal on the locking pin and complete the service tag requirements (assuming the fire extinguisher is deemed compliant)

Fixed Chemical Suppression

For data processing or clean rooms and for equipment in sensitive or critical facilities, we install and service specialized chemical suppression systems. These systems alert occupants before extensive damage occurs and help protect the equipment by filling the area with gaseous or chemical extinguishing agents. VSC Fire & Security, Inc. designs, installs, services and inspects fixed clean agent systems including Ecaro, FM-200, and Novec 1230. As an alternative, we also offer Aerosol Suppression systems for installation in unoccupied areas.

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. offers both high and low pressure Co2 suppression systems for protection of turbine generators and bearings. For industrial applications and in some cases commercial applications, VSC Fire & Security, Inc. provides dry chemical agent systems which are used to protect mechanical rooms, dip tanks, exhaust ducts, flammable liquid storage, quench tanks and coating equipment and more.

24-Hour Emergency Repair & Service
fire extinguishers

For emergency repair service for fire sprinklers, fire alarm or fire extinguishers, contact the VSC Fire & Security, Inc. Repair Hotline.

VSC Fire & Security, Inc. Washington, DC is your partner for all your fire protection service needs.
Phone (800) 866-8638

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VSC Fire & Security, Inc. Washington, DC
Main Phone Number (800) 866-8638

Fire Protection Main Office
7708 Fullerton Road
Springfield, VA 22153
Phone 703-584-2200
Phone (800) 866-8638
Fax 703-584-2201

Security and Low Voltage Main Office
7839C Rolling Road
Springfield, VA 22153
Phone (703) 584-2250
Phone (800) 866-8638
Fax (703) 584-2251
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