How do I activate the Kidde smoke detector?
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How to install a smoke detector?
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Why is the red light on my smoke detector flashing?
A flashing red light gives a visual indication that the smoke alarm is working properly. It also indicates that the working battery is connected to the smoke detector.
What does it mean when the Kidde smoke detector flashes red?
The red LED has four modes of operation: Standby: The red light will flash every 30-40 seconds to indicate that the smoke detector is working properly. Alarm Status: When the alarm detects combustion products and triggers an alarm, the red LED flashes one by one.
Where should smoke alarms not be placed?
Do not locate smoke alarms within 3 feet of the stove or air conditioner, return grilles or registers. Do not place them in areas with turbulent air, where the airflow may prevent smoke from reaching the detectors.
Do you need to install a smoke detector in the kitchen?
Smoke detectors should be installed on all floors of your home to detect smoke from a fire. They should be placed inside or directly outside every bedroom and common area, as well as in laundry rooms and kitchens where fires may occur.
Can I mount a smoke detector on the wall?
Install smoke alarms high on walls or ceilings (remember that smoke rises). Wall mounted alarms should not be mounted more than 12 inches from the ceiling (to the top of the alarm). Do not locate smoke alarms near windows, doors or ducts where drafts may interfere with their operation.