CALL OUR TEAM NOW 0800 612 6537 Also FREE from UK mobiles

Customer Notice

We are currently experiencing a power failure at our head office and warehouse. You may still place your order, but shipping and communication may be affected until electricity is restored.

Smoke, Fire & Gas Detection FAQs

When the test button is pressed on an interlinking smoke alarm will this cause all the other units to go off, too?

Yes, by pressing the test button on one alarm all the units in that family will also be activated. To 'teach' the units which other smoke alarms belong to the same family, the smoke alarms have to be set up together during the installation. This is done by pressing a 'housecoding button' or similar process.

View all smoke, fire & gas detection FAQs


 

(doc:536 V1.0). Our articles are reviewed regularly. However, any changes made to standards or legislation following the review date will not have been considered. Please note that we provide abridged, easy-to-understand guidance. To make detailed decisions about your fire safety provisions, you might require further advice or need to consult the full standards and legislation.