Smoke Detectors and Safety
Smoke detectors alert anyone in your home to the presence of smoke and fire. They are a necessary safety device that no one should be without.
Smoke Detector Facts:
1. Prevent fire-related injury with a smoke detector:
Keep your family safe! 3 out of 5 home fire deaths occur in homes without working smoke detectors.
2. Where should smoke detectors be installed?
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recommends installing smoke detectors in every bedroom, outside of each sleeping area, and on every level of your home.
3. How often do smoke detectors need to be replaced?
The NFPA recommends replacing all smoke detectors every ten years to keep your family as safe as possible.
For information about smoke detectors, or to schedule installation in your home, call Breedlove Dobbs Heating and Cooling at 317.888.9111.