Smoke Detector Services
Smoke Detectors for Your Home
Smoke and carbon monoxide (CO2) detectors are some of the most important and often overlooked home safety devices. Smoke detectors and CO2 detectors have saved countless lives over the years as fires and carbon monoxide leaks are more common than people realize. It’s imperative that you keep your smoke and CO2detectors up to date for the safety of your home and your family. Our priority is your safety, the health of your family, and the well-being of your home which is why our team of highly skilled Electricians can expertly install your smoke and CO2 detectors for your peace of mind.
Smoke Detector Maintenance
The Carbon Monoxide (CO2) Detector is strongly recommended. However, smoke detectors are mandatory on each floor of every home. These devices prevent fires by providing early warning to provide you and your family time to get to safety, and save lives that could have been lost. The National Fire Code of Canada (NFC)recommends replacing your smoke detectors every five years to ensure their functionality. Our team of expertly trained Electricians will not only recommend a smoke detector for you, but will also make sure it is correctly installed, that all the components are working and going to function properly to ensure the safety of you and your loved ones.
Detectors For Carbon Monoxide (CO2)
Poisoning by carbon monoxide can have serious health consequences, and can even cause death. In Canada there is an average of 300 deaths per year caused by CO2 leaks. Carbon monoxide is among the most dangerous home hazards because it is colorless, tasteless, and has no odor. Fortunately, it is 100%preventable with a carbon monoxide detector, which is why they are strongly recommended to keep you safe and prevent a disaster.
Many appliances and systems inside a home can produce carbon monoxide including:
- Gas Clothes Dryer
- Water Heater
- Gas Range
- Car Exhaust
- Clogged Chimneys or Flues
- Gas or Wood Fireplace
- Charcoal Grill
- Space Heater
To keep your family safe, it is essential to install Carbon Monoxide Detectors on every floor, particularly outside bedrooms. In addition, you should hire professionals like Crew Electrical Services to fix any carbon monoxide or smoke-related issues right away.