Fire extinguishers are the handiest equipment to save you from a massive fire danger. But if it does not work at the time of need then the situation could be the worst which you cannot even imagine. So to avoid this type of situation, the best way is regularly (monthly/periodic/annually) monitoring or servicing the extinguishers by professionals. The expired extinguishers can be usable after servicing. This way, you can ensure a safe and secure environment.
The servicing companies provide some services, like disposing the expired material of the extinguisher, refilling it with new material, cleaning it properly and checking the pull pin. Finally, a fire equipment servicing will provide an overall report of the performed inspection.But one must have the ability to choose a right fire extinguisher service provider. There are companies offering fire equipment and height safety equipment servicing and maintenance. Remember that you should see that the technicians are well trained. They must have licence in this field and must show you the proof of their expertise of contemporary technologies to maintain the extinguishers. The company should provide some guarantees or warranties of their service. A reputable service provider will give you a transparent picture of what exactly your equipment needs for its maintenance.
Remember there are a few companies who are fraudulent and will simply take money from you. They will simply change the notice or tag and will just move on. This way, you will never know that actually nothing has been done to the equipment and your money is gone. Always keep this in mind that all the companies are not trustworthy.Before choosing any company or paying them out, you must ensure that they are licensed for doing the job. They should be well equipped to perform their duties. They must have undergone some proper training to perform the job very well.
You can also ask for some references from the company or high quality service provider to fulfill the requirement of proof of their service.
Try to find out such companies who can give you a complete service regarding the fire extinguishers. Try to opt for the experienced, licensed and certified companies rather than experimenting with the new ones because it is the matter of life with which you cannot be experimental. Also, go for the companies which are there in the market for quite a long time. After ensuring all the above mentioned things you can decide to choose the right company for you. It will be easier for you if you keep in mind the above mentioned things. Lives are more precious than any other things in this world. So, choose wisely.