Latest Smoke detector Stories

2014-02-06 12:29:13

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the release of a study showing that the type of building construction material used makes little difference with respect to fire spread, injury rates and death providing the buildings have sprinklers and smoke alarms. The research report "Fire Outcomes in Residential Fires by General Construction Type," based on a study of almost 12,000 fires, has just been released by the University of...

2014-01-30 23:27:39

Understanding High-Tech Security Requires a Journey through the Past Irving ,Texas (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 In recent years, home security has shifted away from simple control panels and deadbolt locks into cool, coveted high-tech gadgets that compose items on many homeowners’ wish lists. While the Jetson era hasn’t arrived just yet, the technology behind modern smart homes would likely be enough to blow the minds of our ancestors. But, today’s security systems aren’t simply the...

2014-01-20 16:22:18

First Alert® Atom(TM) Recognized by Good Housekeeping Research Institute For Its 'Ingenious Solutions to Everyday Problems' AURORA, Ill., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Good Housekeeping Research Institute has named the First Alert(®) Atom(TM) Smoke and Fire Alarm one of the year's most innovative products. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140120/CG49180) In the February issue of the Institute's namesake magazine, editors wrote that the advanced photoelectric smoke...

2014-01-17 23:03:45

The home alarm system experts at AlarmSystemReport.com have completed their annual reviews and have launched their 2014 list of the best wireless alarm system companies to help consumers quickly compare the leading companies before making a decision to buy a wireless alarm system for their home. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 AlarmSystemReport’s 2014 Best Wireless Alarm System Companies list provides a boatload of information about the leading wireless alarm systems in the...

2013-12-12 23:02:31

The United States sees an increase in residential fires during the holidays. National home safety and security company Protect America offers preventative tips. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Home security giant Protect America advises homeowners to beware holiday fires this winter. The company specializes in wireless safety technology and aims to help lower this year’s incidents of holiday house fires by promoting fire safety awareness. According to the National Fire...

2013-12-10 23:29:35

Bedwetting Store founder Renee Mercer discusses their newest bedwetting alarm—the Malem Multi-Choice Alarm, designed to wake even the deepest sleepers. Fulton, MD (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Most bedwetting children are sound sleepers and may have trouble waking up even when an alarm’s going off near their ear. That’s why BedwettingStore.com—the largest distributor of pediatric enuresis products in America—has just come out with the world’s most customizable bedwetting alarm:...

2013-12-04 23:21:52

A fireplace can be a great source of warmth and ambiance, but can also pose safety risks. AlarmSystemReport.com has created a list of tips to help homeowners not only improve the safety of fireplaces, but also efficiency. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 As winter approaches throughout the United States, many people are gearing up to once again begin using home fireplaces. A fireplace can be a good way to warm a home, while saving money on energy bills, and fireplaces also make...

2013-11-18 23:22:44

Winter is a great time to do a few preventative maintenance tasks to ensure a home remains safe and energy efficient. The home alarm specialists at AlarmSystemReport.com have created a list of the best home winterization tips. Charlotte, North Carolina (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Winter means a big drop in temperatures, and it also means it’s time to do some work around the house. Winterizing a home can make it safer, more comfortable and more energy efficient. The professionals at...

Latest Smoke detector Reference Libraries

2010-10-06 21:55:14

A metal detector is a device that finds metal that may not be visible. The basic metal detector is composed of an oscillator producing an alternating current that passes through the coil producing an alternating magnetic field. If electrically conductive metal is close to the coil then the magnetic field is disrupted and thus the metal detector can sense the hidden metal. The first metal detectors were developed in the 1960s and were used for mining and other industries. They were used...

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