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The City of Granite Shoals
2221 N. Phillips Ranch Road
Granite Shoals, TX 78654
Ph: 830-598-2424
Why is my smoke detector chirping?
If you hear a faint chirping or beeping noise approximately every 30 seconds, your smoke detector is probably trying to tell you something: It's hungry! Some smoke detectors are built to sound a warning alarm when the battery power begins to run low. By chirping, the smoke detector is trying to get your attention and convince you to put a new battery inside it.

Of course, if you properly maintain your smoke detector, you probably won't hear this type of chirping.

Smoke Detectors

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1. How many smoke detectors do I need?
2. Should I use battery or electric smoke detectors?
3. Why is my smoke detector chirping?
4. How do I test my smoke detector?
5. Are there smoke detectors for the hearing impaired?
6. I have frequent false alarms, what should I do?