Posted 31st March 2021
You might be new to all things Passive Fire Protection (PFP) and not sure were to even start. Hopefully, this blog will help clear some of that up for you and answer any questions you have! PFP is an important component of any fire safety strategy. Playing one of the most vital roles in safeguar...View Post
Posted 8th March 2021
Almost twelve months on from when Covid-19 restrictions were introduced in the UK and many of us are still mixing work and home life under the same roof. A third National lockdown and ‘stay at home’ order in January 2021 meant we must all stay and work from home if we are able to do so. But have...View Post
Posted 14th December 2020
As we find ourselves nearing the end of what has been, let us say… an unusual year, here at BDL we have decided to take a look back at what this year has had in store for us.2020 has arguably been one of the most challenging years for many business and individuals. No one could have envisaged ...View Post
Posted 16th November 2020
You may or may not be aware of the disease, MND – Short for Motor Neurone Disease. BDL Site Manager Andy and his Fire Stopper brother Jordan, along with their family have set up their own fundraising charity in order to raise as much awareness and more funds to help support this terrible disease t...View Post
Posted 15th September 2020
Here at BDL, we wanted to be involved in something that helps give back to our community. Given the current situation surrounding Covid-19 and with so many people finding themselves out of work and with less income, we knew that foodbanks need our help now more than ever. We are proud and privileg...View Post
Posted 26th August 2020
At BDL, we strongly agree that Apprenticeships are a great way to help the young people of our community learn a new skillset, whilst studying the theory at college alongside gaining a hands-on experience on site. Apprenticeships are a great way to invest in the future and we are proud to be able to...View Post
Posted 17th August 2020
The compartmentalization of a building plays a vital role in preventing the spread of a fire and/or smoke. The technique involves sub-dividing rooms in a building to minimise the effects that fire or smoke has on a property and the people in it. The aim of a compartment is to isolate the fire in a p...View Post
Posted 22nd July 2020
Have you ever wondered why on such a hot day, doors with ‘Fire door keep shut!’ signs on them aren’t allowed to be kept open to let a cool breeze in? This weeks’ blog will help you to understand the importance of fire doors and why it is essential they are kept closed. When it comes to f...View Post
Posted 3rd July 2020
You might be wondering, what is the difference between Passive & Active fire protection? And which is more important? This week’s blog post is to help clear up those questions up for you and enable you to understand the importance of both. Firstly, lets understand the difference between the two. ...View Post
Posted 15th June 2020
Fire safety in any building absolutely essential. As a business owner and employer, you are responsible for ensuring the workplace meets all the required Health and Safety standards. It is fundamental that your working environment complies with all building regulations in order to ensure the safety ...View Post
BDL conducted initial fire stopping surveys on a dozen of out HMO's that were being used for specialized housing. They subsequently conducted the fire stopping based on this survey.
The end users, the care staff and Bolton at Home were delighted in the timely manner and professionalism in how BDL conducted their works.
I would highly recommend them to any organisation that required fire stopping surveys and or rectification works being conducted.
Carrying out construction works in the Health Care environment is extremely challenging. This means that you have to adapt your working methods/hours etc to suit to reduce the impact upon the primary function of the hospitals.
BDL Fire protection are always happy to do what we need them to, sometimes at extremely short notice to meet the demands of the project. They are extremely professional & reliable and I would certainly recommend the company.
BDL Fire Protection have proven to be a pro-active and efficient contractor, procured through projects involving myself.
Services ranging from Reactive and Preventative maintenance, asset verification relating to passive fire protection, all of which continues to be of a high standard from quality assurance to customer focus.