Why would an electric smoke detector beep?

Answer Smoke detectors can beep for several reasons not related to a fire. Old alarms, old batteries, loose wires and dirt are some of the common causes. If a cause can't be found, the unit may be broken,... Read More »

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Why does a smoke detector emit a low, intermittent beep?

Low, intermittent beeping from a smoke detector indicates a low battery. Most models of smoke detectors use the chirping as a precautionary measure to ensure the detector does not become nonoperati... 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 »

My pc wont starts. it makes beep-beep-beep sound continueously. please help me to fix the problem.?

How many beeps before it stops? Its important to know the exact number.

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 »