Smoke Guard provides innovative and aesthetically appealing fire and smoke protection systems to fit any purpose and any opening in your building.
Our complete range of curtain systems is flexible—both physically and in application. Our protective systems can cover every opening, from small dimension dumbwaiters and pass-through counters to expansive atrium spaces and proscenium curtains for theater stage spaces.
When installing smoke curtains at an elevator hoistway, it is imperative to consider elevator recall. However, in order to ensure proper installation, we must discuss the true meaning of elevator recall. ... READ MORE
The Advantages of Deployable Fire Curtains
Flexible fire and smoke curtains offer a variety of advantages over a stand-alone, complex, smoke exhaust system. Deployable fire and smoke curtains provide effective protection around elevators as well as integrate seamlessly into atrium design. As an added bonus, they do so at reduced costs.... READ MORE
Integrating the Model 4000 into an Existing Smoke Management System
Smoke Guard’s Model 4000 fire-rated curtain is the perfect solution for smoke and fire protection in multi-story atriums. This vertically deploying perimeter curtain installs into a ceiling and does not require support posts in the corners.... READ MORE
Communicating Stairs and the Perimeter Fire + Smoke Curtain
In modern construction, open and airy atriums are a very common and requested design feature. These atriums can be very environmentally friendly and offer large amounts of natural light and provide for natural occupant flow. However, protecting open atriums during a smoke or fire emergency can be tough. This is especially true when integrating a communicating stair or escalator in addition to a traditional elevator.... READ MORE