National, local laws and standards specify residential smoke alarm installing requirements. In addition, the manufacturer’s user manual also provides a guide. But beware that these guides provide general information only.
How to install smoke alarms
Installing a smoke alarm system normally involves the following tasks:
- Finding the laws and standards applicable your home or unit’s location
- Reading the laws and standards
- Determining your detector types
- Positioning your detectors
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