Professional Fire Escape Repairs On The West Coast

West Coast Fire Escapes is the leading company in California, Washington, and Oregon performing fire escape repairs, inspections, and maintenance. Based in Los Angeles (LA) we provide fire escape repair services throughout California, including San Francisco (San Fran), Oakland, Santa Monica, Berkeley, Glendale, Anaheim, Pasadena, San Diego and others.


According to 2013 California fire code, which is based on the 2012 International Fire Code, your fire escapes need to be inspected every five years or as directed by a fire code official. Regardless of the type of fire escape assembly, ladder, system, or apparatus you have, your fire escape needs periodic maintenance to ensure its validity and that it can be relied upon in the case of an emergency.

Prevent costly repairs and liability with a yearly maintenance visit by West Coast Fire Escapes. We will make sure that all of your fire escape, ladders, assemblies, cables and pulleys are in working order. From scrape and paint, repairs, refurbishing, our technicians can make sure all your fire escape and egress staircases are in good working order.

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West Coast Fire Escapes Repairs and Maintains All Types of Fire Escape Structures

  • Ladder repair (counter-balanced, hydraulic, torque, and sliders)
  • Staircase cantilevers repair and re-balanced
  • Fire escape restoration/refurbishment
  • Accidental hits
  • Scrape and painting (all sizes)
  • Violations removal
  • Fire escapes yearly maintenance plans
  • Load Test
  • 604 Affidavit Certifications
  • Fire Escape Inspections
  • Ladder Inspections
  • Fire Escape Assembly Reg-4 testing
  • Engineer Certification Letters

What is Involved in Painting a Fire Escape

  • Scrape existing rust and flaking paint off the fire escape.
  • Hand wire brush entire system.
  • Apply a coat of primer to the fire escape using a paintbrush.
  • Allow the primer to dry.
  • We re-pack any loose cement in any areas where connections meet the cement wall.
  • Hand paint all treads, rails.
  • Apply a coat of exterior paint to the fire escape.
  • Allow the paint to dry.


Suzi Qubain

We needed a licensed company to inspect our property and fix whatever needed to complete the requirements of section 604 San Francisco housing code. We hired West Coast Fire Escapes to do the job, i have to say that they were very organized, efficient and right on schedule with impressive customer service skills. thanks to CJ for a job well done.

Teresa Stein

We had heard horror stories about what was required to pass a fire escape inspection, so when we got the notice from the city we were concerned.However someone recommended CJ and we are so thankful for the recommendation.He is a great guy, very knowledgeable and helped us navigate through the required repairs.Thanks again CJ!

David J.

I am so glad I hired West Coast Fire Escapes to handle the issues with my fire escape. I had no idea how complicated it would be to have my fire escape certified. Their customer service was exemplary and they were always available to answer my questions. I would recommended West Coast Fire Escape to anyone with issues with their fire escapes.

Your source for fire escape repairs, service, inspection, and maintenance in California and throughout the West Coast.