How do you stop a fire alarm?
How do you stop a fire alarm?

Can you silence a fire alarm?

To silence a nuisance alarm, press and hold the Test/Silence button on your unit. This will quiet the horn so you can find what caused the alarm.

How do I make my fire alarm stop beeping?

Turn off the breaker controlling the alarm circuit or disconnect the smoke detector from the circuit. Open the cover and remove the battery. Press and hold the reset button for 15 to 20 seconds. If the alarm sounds, hold the button until it stops.

What do you do when a fire alarm goes off in your house?

This is an emergency situation, so as soon as you hear a fire alarm, get yourself out of your seat and exit the building via the fire exits as quickly as possible. Fire spreads fast, and you don't always know how long you've got before your means of escape are blocked.

How long does a fire alarm beeping last?

Taking the battery out of a smoke alarm will not make it stop beeping. Even after the battery has died, the detector maintains a residual charge that will keep the chirp going for at least seven days.