Canadian Firefighter Magazine

Developer hooks buyers with sprinklers

By Canadian Firefighter   

Features Blogs Editor’s blog

Feb. 21, 2008

Just as the
province of Ontario is soliciting input on its proposal to make sprinklers mandatory in new residential buildings, a builder in Port Perry, Ont., has proof positive that home buyers want safer homes.

In fact, construction management firm YYZed says that marketing the new condo development as a fully sprinklered building has helped sales. Read the Toronto Star story here. 

Meantime, readers can post opinions on sprinklers online at the Ontario government site here.


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