Do anyone know why my smoke detector goes off and yet there is no smoke nor fire in the house?

Answer It does it just to tick you off! It probably likes to do it the most around 3AM. Am I right? All joking aside...The most common cause of nuisance alarms on home smoke detectors is dust. I would... Read More »

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What type of fire alarm / smoke detector should I buy?

On One Hand: Photoelectric AlarmA photoelectric smoke alarm is more responsive to long smoldering fires. This makes it ideal for kitchen and bathroom areas where nuisance alarms are more likely to ... Read More »

Does cigarette smoke activate a smoke detector?

Contrary to popular belief, a smoke detector is not normally activated by cigarette smoke unless it is highly concentrated; the smoke usually has to come from many smokers simultaneously or be blow... Read More »

How to Remove House Fire Smoke Odor From Clothes?

When a fire breaks out in a house, the smell of smoke lingers on clothes long after the flames have been put out. Smoke clings to fabric, which is why the strong odor lasts for so long. The smell o... Read More »

How to Install a Smoke Detector or Carbon Monoxide Detector?

It's an overused saying - better safe than sorry. Most fire deaths occur in homes lacking smoke detectors.[1] To protect your loved ones, it is imperative that you install smoke and carbon monoxide... Read More »