You know the importance of having smoke detectors in your residence. You know that you should change the batteries and test them once a year. But did you know that there are different technologies that power different smoke detectors, and some have recently been proven more effective than others?
Take a look at this report completed by a scientist at Texas A&M University. His experiment finds that a common type of smoke detector may not be sensitive enough to protect you and your family in the event of a fire because it will not go off in time for you to safely escape!