Smoke Detector Services in Mechanicsburg, PA, and surrounding areas
A smoke detector may save your life one day. A detector should warn the family of smoke in the home. Typically store-bought ones are cheaper and run off a battery, but wired devices are more dependable. You can prevent the worst from happening to your family by calling Hurley Electric. The alert you hear may be what protects your home as well. Call today and have yours installed professionally.
Over the years, a replacement may be needed to upgrade the current detector. Replacing it can be very beneficial to the life of a home. Hurley Electric can provide a safety check and evaluate the sensor and other electrical hazards.
Where you put a detector in your home in Mechanicsburg, PA, will depend on several things. You wouldn’t need one in the basement or bathroom, but you will need one in the following areas of your house, as location matters in this case:
Repairs can be done to your detector, such as loose connections. A loose connection can prevent the device from working. A good working detector is hard-wired into the ceiling. Sometimes walking in-between floors can knock the wiring loose, which will result in repairs.
If you are building a new home or commercial dwelling, you should have already considered detectors (carbon and smoke) and where to have them installed. Each story of the building should be assigned to at least one.
Each detector should be interconnected with the next. One that is triggered alerts all others. Not all of them have an interconnection feature, though. Smoke is dangerous and very deadly when inhaled. This is why it’s essential to have this feature.
Carbon Monoxide Detectors
The carbon monoxide detector is something that a lot of home and business owners pass up. Many feel it is an unimportant electrical component to have in the home. But carbon monoxide is an invisible gas that is ultimately deadly.
Professional installations are precisely what you need to keep your home and family safe. Call Hurley Electric for a time to set your detectors up, and soon you’ll be able to leave home for work or vacation and not have to stress.
Our Hurley’s electricians can install, repair, and replace your smoke detector and others. We have been providing our services since 2011, keeping homes intact in the area. Throw that battery-operated detector out and have yours hard-wired.