Tag: refrigerant leak detector

The most expensive gas-free appliance you can buy

In a recent interview with Polygon, the inventor of the Propane leak detection device, Jonathan Hynes, explained why he decided to make it.The propane-gas-free system has the ability to detect leaks in any appliance that uses the gas-fired heating system.It works like this: If the gas inside a gas-powered...

When smoke detectors go silent, why are there still so many false alarms?

NFL News has learned that at least 20,000 homes in the Dallas area have been affected by a smoke detector malfunction.According to a source with knowledge of the situation, the problem has been plaguing many homes for days.The source says the problem is primarily related to an older model...

How to use Google down detector on your iPhone or iPad

The iPhone and iPad don’t have any kind of radar detector, but they have a lot of other sensors that help them detect the presence of other people.These include infrared and UV light sensors, motion detectors, and GPS devices that are used to navigate.For example, if you have a...

Smoker bans from Walmart, Target and other retailers after COX leak detector test

Smokers who want to use their smoking cessation devices at the three major retailers will have to wear smoke detectors at checkout.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the new rules Thursday.The rule, issued after an ongoing state of emergency, prohibits smoking in enclosed retail areas, including restaurants...

How to avoid a police leak detector leak

Police departments across the country are reporting they are getting the first-ever leak detector detectors, as new technology allows for quicker detection.Key points:Police in NSW are using the new detectors to detect gas leaks that cause more than the manufacturer’s warning levelsPolice say the technology will be cheaper to...

How to turn your home into a water sensor

Homeowners looking to avoid costly water sensor upgrades will find themselves in a sticky situation, with many options offering the same or similar capabilities.The biggest water sensor upgrade available is the “SmartWater” feature that allows homeowners to remotely monitor their water levels, which can then be used to set...