Tag: smoke detector

Time to replace the batteries in your fire alarm

All battery-operated smoke alarms are required to emit a warning sound, usually an intermittent “chirp” when the battery power is low. When warning chirp sounds, replace your battery immediately. Never wait.  Fire safety experts recommend you replace your smoke alarm battery twice a year. A good rule of thumb is to change them in the fall and spring. Smoke alarms do wear out, so if you… Read more »