Smoke Alarm Legislation

Everyone always wants to protect themselves against risks of fire. Electrical faults and cooking gadgets are the leading causes of fire breakouts in homes and business premises. But most of these fires can be avoided by the installation of suitable smoke detectors in their homes.

The Australian government passed legislation that makes it a must for every Queensland homeowner to install smoke alarms. But where and how do they install detectors, what are the types of sensors? Here is a clear guide on how to adhere to the smoke alarm legislation guidelines.

Where To Install Smoke Alarms


Fire alarms are supposed to be installed in all house levels, in all bedrooms, and outside all sleeping areas. The kitchen, laundry room where almost all fires originate are also suitable places for alarm installation. Ceilings and walls are best for fixing, but at least 300 mm away from interference.

Types Of Smoke Alarms


A Brisbane electrician knows that there is one core smoke alarm that can be used.

  • Photoelectric Smoke Alarm – This type of alarm uses a beam of light to sense smoke. As compared to all other types of smoke detectors, the photoelectric smoke detectors respond faster. It has fewer false alarms that generally come from cooking. Photoelectric alarms also don’t contain radioactive materials.

These electrical service carries not only installation but also monitoring of your smoke alarm at all times. This way, you will always be notified of any problems with the sensors.

What To Focus On When Installing a Smoke Detector


Before purchasing or installing any detector, one should check to ensure that the standards legally certify them. 

How Are They Installed?


You  should look for a smoke alarm legislation professional. The professionals will ensure safety from the point of installation.

Why Is Adhering To the Regulation Important?


Smoke detectors ensure everyone’s safety from fire breakouts. If one installs the smoke detector in their home, they and their property’s security from a fire will be guaranteed. 

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Our company guarantees your safety during and after the installation of our security systems. We have professionals who adhere to government regulations. They will be ready to assist any day. Our high tech installation tools guarantee everyone a clean, professional job.

Is anyone looking for professional smoke alarm installers? Contact us today on 1300 257 561 and we will do the work professionally.