How many smoke detectors do I need?
Install a smoke detector outside each sleeping area and on every level of the home, including the basement. On floors without bedrooms, detectors should be installed in or near living areas, such as dens, living rooms, or family rooms.

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1. Can the Fire Department help me install a smoke detector?
2. Which smoke detector should I buy?
3. How many smoke detectors do I need?
4. Will the Fire Department come out and check my smoke detector to see if it is working properly?
5. Are landlords required by law to furnish smoke detectors in their buildings?