At the end of daylight saving on April 1 2017, when you change your clock, you will need change your smoke alarm battery with a long life battery . House fires occur more frequently during the winter months, and making sure you go in to winter with a working smoke alarm is essential. electricians newcastle

If you have a hard-wired smoke alarm, these still have a battery as a back up and the battery needs to be changed as well.

Most smoke alarms have a use-by date printed on them. If your alarm is still beeping after you have changed its battery, it should be replaced with a photo-electric model.

If you need assistance with installation of a new smoke alarm on a ceiling or wall or you require a safety check or maintenance of a smoke alarm, Prophase Electrical Solutions are your expert local electricians in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Maitland & Port Stephens. We can help you test your smoke alarms and our expert advice can ensure you have chosen the safest smoke alarm to protect your family and home. Electricians Newcastle