Smoke Alarm Inspections & Installations
Keep your family and property protected with a smoke alarm installation performed by the licensed and skilled electricians from Liberty Services. With our 30+ years of industry experience, we can assess, install, maintain and replace smoke alarms for optimal safety.
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Are you ready for the new QLD smoke alarm legislation?
Injury and death caused by house fires could often be prevented with the correct smoke alarm installation. A devastating fire in Brisbane’s South in 2011 prompted changes to Queensland smoke alarm legislation. These changes will help improve safety and save lives in Queensland households.
Having started on January 1st, 2017, the Queensland government is rolling out the changes over a decade.
What does this mean for you?
Queensland Smoke Alarm Legislation Guidelines:
- When replacing or installing new smoke alarms they must be photoelectric
- Smoke alarms more than 10 years old must be replaced
- Faulty smoke alarms must be replaced immediately
Our smoke alarm inspection service covers all aspects of any smoke alarms throughout the property, as well as identifying any fire safety risk factors.
Our Smoke Alarm Inspection involves:
- Providing advice regarding compliance with state-relevant smoke alarm legislation
- Identification of the type and functions of the smoke alarm
- Testing all smoke alarms throughout the property
- Assessment of the overall fire safety of the property
Our standard smoke alarm inspection report will be sent after each inspection.
Who Needs a Smoke Alarm Inspection?
- Property managers
- Body corporate
- Private landlords
Why Is It Important?
This inspection ensures smoke alarms on your property are adequately positioned and are fully operational, significantly increasing the fire safety of your property and the people who live there.
Smoke Alarm Installations
Smoke alarm legislation changes – January 2022
From January 1st, 2022, the new smoke alarm legislation will apply to all domestic dwellings leased and sold. This is something all renters, landlords, home buyers and sellers should be aware of.
If you are planning to lease, sell or buy a home in the next few years, make sure the smoke alarms comply with the new legislation. The smoke alarms must be interconnected and installed in each bedroom, hallway and on every floor.
The new legislation ensures the types of alarms and how they are installed is optimal for giving you an early warning and the chance to escape.
We can help secure your home with legislation-complying smoke alarms
Liberty’s experienced and licensed electricians specialise in household electrical safety. Our team can install smoke alarms to your property to make sure you, your family or your tenants are safe. Contact us and we can help you get set for the 2022 smoke alarm requirements. These are some of the things we can help with to secure your home:
- Photoelectric smoke alarm installation in every bedroom, hallway and on every level
- Making sure smoke alarms are hardwired and interconnected with battery backup
- Checking the working order of your smoke alarm
You should check all the smoke alarms in your home regularly. You can either have a licensed electrician come in or check them yourself.