Tag: smoke and fire detection system

It’s Time To Light The Fire… Safely

As the nights draw in those of us with log burners or open fireplaces are lighting up and getting cosy.  There’s something undeniably autumnal about the smell of wood smoke and it does lend a certain ambience to the living room, having a fire crackling away and throwing out heat.  We might also be lighting… Read more »

Fire and Smoke Alarm Systems FAQs – Get Answers Here

A working smoke and fire alarm system is a legal requirement of a business premises, and often a requirement of domestic insurance policies. Whether it’s enforceable in law or not, having a fire and smoke alarm is highly advisable in domestic and commercial properties alike. If you’re not sure what your obligations are, or how… Read more »

Can You Hear Your Smoke Alarm? We Can!

Every home should have more than one smoke alarm – official advice recommends having at least one on each floor plus one in each bedroom, although many people just have one on each floor. When placing your smoke alarms it’s vital that they are in the right place so they are triggered when they should… Read more »

Smoke and heat detectors save lives

Most fatal fires are avoidable; we often hear stories in the news about people who have died or been seriously injured in a fire that was not only preventable, but would have been survivable had a working smoke or heat detector been in use at the home.  For many people a smoke alarm is an… Read more »