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Are Your Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detectors Placed Correctly?

In addition to checking those batteries (the famous and let’s be honest annoying ‘CHIRP’ sound they make), placement is key.  And, do you have enough?  There have been a number of house fires in recent.  AND, if you live in an apartment please don’t leave it to the management to place them for you.  Even though they are to meet code, you should still read below and make sure you have the smoke detectors needed to save your life.

Smoke Detector Placement (HERE)

Equally important are Carbon Monoxide Detectors, and where to place those (HERE).

About Shellie Hart

Your workday host is a longtime Seattle Radio Midday Air-Personality. Shellie grew up in Burien and now lives in West Seattle. She’s the on-court Entertainment Emcee for our 3X WNBA Championship Team SEATTLE STORM. Shellie is also committed to Children’s Hospital who once participated weekly in their CHILD LIFE Program, dedicating over a 100 hours of volunteer time annually. People ask all the time, “What’s your favorite part of the job?”, and my response is YOU! Sure I get to meet all kinds of famous people, but it’s engaging with the people and their Northwest families that makes me happy”