- Always place smoke detectors 30cm away from any wall/corners
- Ideally placed near entrances to allow for easier escape
- This battery powered alarm contains sealed in, tamper proof lithium battery that will last for the full 10 year life of the alarm. The alarm is not powered until it is twisted on the mounting base, thus avoiding battery power consumption during storage and prior to installation.
- Test the alarm once in a month to ensure continued functionality
- Cover the smoke alarm during renovation to avoid dust clogs
- In case your detector beeps at intervals, replace battery