Smoke Alarms

Did you know it is a legal requirement for all households to have 240 volt hard wired smoke alarms installed? Smoke alarms are a crucial contribution towards providing a safe protected home for your family. Did you know there is a household fire every 26 minutes in Australia? Ensure maximum protection for you property and ensure you have smoke alarms installed.

KNP Electrics Perth Electricians can guide you towards the best solution for your home. 240volt hard wired smoke alarms are most common in bedrooms and open living spaces. Our Perth Electricians can advise you on suitable locations to install smoke alarms and what type of smoke alarm to install. It is recommended that you change the batteries in your smoke alarms every 6 months yo ensure they are operating correctly and efficiently. Our electricians install hard wired smoked alarms and connect them to your homes power supply and a battery back-up in case of power failure ensuring protection constantly.

There are two main types of smoke detectors used in a domestic applications, Photoelectric and Ionisation Smoke Alarms. Each alarm detects smoke and fire at different stages.

Photoelectric Smoke Alarms

Photoelectric smoke alarms detect smoke before there is a fire present. These alarms are highly sensitive to early warning detection and allows you to exit your premises at the earliest stage of a fire and still be able to breath without inhaling too much smoke.

Ionisation Smoke Alarms

Ionisation smoke alarms detect the sense of smoke from fire flames and are widely used to detect fast flaming fires. At this stage visibility can become an issue and exiting becomes much more difficult.

KNP Perth Electricians can test your existing smoke alarms on site and replace your batteries to ensure your home is in safe condition. Our Electrical Services Perth are available 24 hours, 7 days a week and our Perth Electricians are based in Perth to enable a professional and prompt response. KNP Electricians Perth work with you to step by step offering experienced advice on design, safety and practicality, which when coupled with our efficient, friendly service, guarantee the safety of your commercial business.  We take pride in all of our work and every job requires the highest level of our attention to detail.

For Perth Electrical Contractors in Commercial, Residential and Emergency 24 Hour Electrician Services, contact KNP Electrics Perth on 0439 904 180 or karl@knpelectrics.com.au