It’s time to spring ahead to Daylight Saving Time on March 8! While you’re setting all the clocks in your home forward one hour, the Tinley Park Fire Department recommends you also change the batteries in your smoke alarms, too.
The fire department also asks that you make sure you have enough smoke alarms in your home. Smoke alarms last 10 years. Do you need to replace yours?
Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths result from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Smoke alarms save lives!
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