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Fire fighters are called out to respond to fire incidents in many establishments, including homes, every three hours. Millions worth of property and possessions go up in flames every year, not to ...

Fire fighters are called out to respond to fire incidents in many establishments, including homes, every three hours. Millions worth of property and possessions go up in flames every year, not to mention how hundreds of lives lost to fires. Come to think of it: Fire disasters could have been averted if only home and business owners install smoke detectors or alarms in their properties. Do you have one installed in your home?

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Keep Your Family and Property Safe: Install a Smoke Detector Now Keep Your Family and Property Safe: Install a Smoke Detector Now Presentation Transcript

  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsKeep Your Family and Property Safe: Install a Smoke Detector Now Fire fighters are called out to respond to fire incidents in many establishments, including homes, every three hours. Millions worth of property and possessions go up in flames every year, not to mention how hundreds of lives lost to fires. Come to think of it: Fire disasters could have been averted if only home and business owners install smoke detectors or alarms in their properties. Do you have one installed in your home?
  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsThe Need for a Smoke DetectorIn many commercial establishments like restaurants, movie halls, hotels and hospitals, fire exitsand sprinklers are not enough to save lives and douse the outbursts of flames respectively. Thereis got to be an alarm system to warn the people of an impending danger. When there is a smoke,it could lead to fire. In this case, every home, every establishment should have a detectorinstalled.
  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsWhy You Should Install a Smoke DetectorIs your home made out from products that are flammable? Why about your furnishings and thestuff inside your home? What’s more, are they made from poisonous materials? They could giveoff poisonous smoke in case of a fire? What’s your chance of an escape for your family and pets?You cannot tell but when a fire bursts out, you may have very little time to escape. It is importantthat you should have an advanced warning as possible. It is critical that you have a workingsmoke detector installed. A smoke detector is one of the single most important life-savingdevices you can buy.
  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsWhat Can a Smoke Alarm Do?This device can prevent house and building fire fatalities by giving off an early warning alarm foreveryone to escape. When a fire occurs, it will alert everyone in your household, apartment orbuilding, thus allowing everybody to escape and call the fire department.There have been many cases where these devices have saved countless lives. However there arealso few cases where there are fatalities even if the burning building has detectors installed. Itwas because the owners did not install them in the right places or even hide them in theircupboard, and also the owners fail to test the alarms regularly.
  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsMaintaining Your Smoke AlarmIf you want to install a smoke alarm at home, here are a few things you should consider:- Buy a smoke alarm that can be wired into your home’s electrical system, the one that runs on electricity with a battery backup. Get an electrician to connect your unit to the electrical wiring.- Install alarms in every room, living area and hallway of your home.- Install them in the middle of the ceiling in each room.- If you can only afford one device at a time, install it in the hallway closest to the bedrooms.
  • Electrician Sydney | Electrician North Sydney www.secgroup.com.au Commercial Electrician Sydney Home | Residential | Commercial | Industrial | Strata | Contact UsNever install a smoke alarm in your kitchen. The smoke and heating from cooking and usingcertain appliances like the toaster can make the alarm sound off. Do not also install it in thebathroom, laundry area or garage.If you happen to have a family member who has a hearing impediment, you can also buy aspecial smoke alarm. Approach your local deaf support organization and ask about this option.Do not forget to have an electrician Sydney test your smoke detector regularly. It is importantthat you have a working detector at home. If you don’t have a smoke detector at home, then youshould get one now. A working smoke alarm is a great investment in the safety of your family andproperty.