Depending on the source of the smoke, one type of alarm gives a faster warning compared to the other. […]
Every home needs to be equipped with smoke alarms. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, having working smoke alarms in your home doubles your chances of surviving a home fire. Smoke alarms should be installed on every level of the home, inside bedrooms and outside sleeping areas. When choosing smoke alarms for your home, take into consideration the following factors:
To ensure your smoke alarms work properly, test them once a month and replace batteries once a year. Also remember that they should be replaced every 10 years. Check out this article to learn how to test your smoke alarms. For professional fire, water and mold restoration services, contact your local PuroClean office.