How to place a smoke detector inside your home

When you’re trying to figure out where to place your smoke detector, you need to understand the types of detectors you have available and what kind of settings they can be set to.

Before you start, make sure you have the correct type and type settings.

Some types of smoke detectors may have settings that require you to turn on a light and/or a sound before they detect a smoke.

You can also place a detector at the bottom of a stairwell or behind a wall.

These are not necessarily the most convenient choices for a smoke detection system.

Here’s a rundown of the types and settings available to you.