The smoke detector in the garage is giving false signals, too cold?

Answer Might be a good idea to call the local fire station and ask them to recommend a good smoke detector.well first check to make sure the batteries are not old...put new ones in...if you still get the ... Read More »

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What can cause a smoke detector false alarm?

Smoke detectors are a life-saving device that alert people to the danger of fire. However, sometimes a smoke detector can give a false alarm. This mainly occurs due to the age of the smoke detect... 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 »

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

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 »

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 »