Are smoke alarms expensive?

Smoke alarms are not expensive and are worth the lives they can help save. Ionization and photoelectric smoke alarms cost between $6 and $20. Dual sensor smoke alarms cost between $24 and $40.

Some fire departments offer reduced price, or even free, smoke alarms. Contact your local fire department’s non-emergency phone number for more information.

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1. What powers a smoke alarm?
2. Are smoke alarms expensive?
3. Where should I install smoke alarms?
4. How do I maintain a smoke alarm?
5. Can I disable a smoke alarm while cooking?