Smoke detector and my wall

I live in an old condo apt. and there was a smoke detector in the wall. there is a hole in the wall with plugged up electric connections, because we had a friend who is an electrician come over and plug up the wires since the alarm itself was making these constant bleeping sounds and we changed the battery, etc., but nothing worked so we took it out of the hole in the wall. My […]

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Smoke detector still pinging after replacing the battery

I have a First Alert smoke detector which was purchased earlier this year. Can’t find the manual. I just replaced the 9 volt battery with a brand new battery from a sealed package (Panasonic alkaline plus 9V – number on the bottom says 01 2014) and the detector is still making that noise it makes when the battery is about to die. Earlier this year I believe somebody posted a site that provides manuals for […]

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