Fire hoods act as useful protective covers for recessed luminaires. This is to ensure that the ceiling is fire resistant by protecting the unit from any debris that may come into contact with it. It is important to select the correct size for your light unit and accessories, so as to allow for sufficient ventilation. Fire hoods allow installation from below the ceiling through any hole cut for a luminaire.
A potential fire hazard is created when a hole is cut into a ceiling surface, to install a recessed luminaire. It can give passage to fire that can spread through the structure, if not challenged. The purpose of a fire hood is to slow down or halt the mov