How to Fireproof Your Home

Fires may not be at the forefront of your mind on a day-to-day basis, however, they are more common than you would expect, impacting hundreds of thousands of families each year. To give yourself one less thing to worry about, it’s a good idea to inspect your home for fire hazards and take necessary precautions to make your home as safe as possible.

 

Why Does My Smoke Alarm Keep Going Off?

When a smoke detector goes off, it surely ignites a surge of panic. Where is there a fire? What’s causing the alarm to sound? What should you do? But it’s even more confusing when there seems to be no source of fire or smoke.

Smoke and fire alarms, while trustworthy and absolutely necessary in any home, are still machines, therefore there is room for error. Below are some common causes for alarms going off without the presence of fire or smoke and how you can avoid this annoyance.