Universal Security Instruments: A Consumer's Guide to Smoke & Fire Alarms
Universal Security Instruments continues to expand its collection of smoke and fire alarms by offering families and businesses a reliable and accessible means of protection. When it comes to selecting a smoke and fire detector, we can understand how no two situations are ever alike. Every home or business is unique in how they setup their smoke, fire and carbon monoxide defense system. Do you install a series of USI Hardwired Smoke Alarms that implement 10 year permanent power and an interconnected feature that allows you to link multiple detectors together? Maybe a USI battery operated smoke alarm powered by a 10 lithium-free battery with a larger range of installation options sounds more appealing.
There’s also the release of Universal Security Sensing Plus Smoke Alarms that implement multi-criteria detection (senses fast flaming and slow smoldering fires) while offering superior false alarms resistance. The short is that you have plenty of Universal Security Instruments Smoke and Fire Alarms to choose from when outfitting your home or place of business. Here’s a collection of a few USI Smoke and Fire Detectors that have stood out as consumer favorites:
Best Basic Smoke Alarm
The Universal Security Instruments Sensing Plus Multi Criteria Smoke & Fire Alarm is leading the charge as an 8th edition smoke alarm that complies with the latest UL standards (set to take place in June 30th, 2022). Multi-criteria detection combines the strengths of photoelectric and ionization technology into one unit.10 year permanent power via a lithium-free battery ensures a decade’s worth in peace of mind. Add a built-in microprocessor that eliminates virtually all nuisance alarms and you have a battery powered smoke alarm that excels in multiple fronts.
Best Hardwired Smoke Alarm
The USI Hardwired Smoke & Fire Smart Alarm with 10 Year Sealed Battery uses photoelectric and ionization smoke sensing technologies, ensuring safety from both types of fires. The hardwired smoke detector is equipped with a 10 year sealed battery backup that will continue to operate in the event of a power outage, providing an excellent boost in peace of mind. 10 year permanent power will allow you to install and activate this hardwired smoke detector for a decade’s worth of smoke and fire protection.
Best Battery Operated Smoke Alarm
The USI 10 Year Universal Smoke Sensing Smart Alarm offers the convenience of fast installation via a quick activation battery pull tab. Implementing Smart Alarm Technology, this 10 year tamper-proof smoke detector offers protection against both types of fires. The battery powered detector also uses 10 year permanent power via a lithium-free battery. The 10 year battery will never have to be replaced during the smoke detector’s decade long lifespan.
Best Combination Alarm
The USI 3-in-1 Smoke, Fire and Carbon Monoxide Smart Alarm with 10 Year Tamper-Proof Sealed Battery provides a decade’s worth of protection against three threats. Smart Alarm Technology will afford you the luxury of having a combination alarm capable of identifying both types of fires while detecting carbon monoxide. 10 Year permanent power ensures a decade of 3-in-1 protection. The use of a built-in microprocessor virtually eliminates nuisance alarms, ensuring that you’re warned to actual threats.
Best Budget Smoke Alarm
The USI 120-Volt Smoke and Fire Alarm continues to be a consumer favorite for its low price and abundance of features. Featuring a 9v battery backup, this 120v smoke and fire alarm can be interconnected with up to 18 units. This amount of freedom will allow you to create your own personalized smoke, fire and carbon monoxide defense system centered around your needs. When one alarm is triggered, all interconnected detectors will sound off in unison.
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USI Sensing Plus Smoke Alarms conform to the latest UL Standards. Implementing a series of industry defining smoke and fire safety features, Sensing Plus Smoke Alarms excel in delivering precision results when alerting home and business owners to actual threats....Read More
USI Combination Alarms are an excellent choice for those searching for layered protection against multiple threats. The installation of a standalone smoke or carbon monoxide alarm may limit homeowners into selecting one type over the other....Read More
The winter months carry a significantly increased risk for homeowners seeking to protect themselves and their loved ones from the very real and often lethal attributes of fire and carbon monoxide. USI Store offers all of the necessary equipment required to keep your family and home safe from fire, smoke and carbon monoxide during the winter season....Read More
Reliable smoke and fire detectors don't have to cost you a fortune. Universal Security has manufactured an cost effective line of ionization, photoelectric, dual sensing and universal smoke sensing alarms at a fraction of the cost of other competitors....Read More
The USI Store is currently hosting its Fire Prevention Month Storewide Sale. This is an online exclusive that will invite customers to take 20% off the USI Store's entire selection of Smoke Alarms, Carbon Monoxide Alarms, Combination Alarms and other Safety Products....Read More
USI Smoke and Fire Alarms are available in three differing categories that include: Ionization Smoke Alarms, Photoelectric Smoke Alarms and Universal Smoke Sensing Technology Alarms. USI Carbon Monoxide Alarms are offered as standalone models and Combination Alarms that are capable of simultaneously detecting the presence of smoke and carbon monoxide....Read More
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Unique Features Only Found in USI Sealed 10 Year Battery Alarms include 10 Year Warranty for BOTH Alarm and Battery. Lithium Free Battery allows for Eco-Friendly Disposal. 10 Years of Protection upon Activation not Purchase. Patented Microprocessor Technology (Select Alarms....Read More
The USI Store is currently hosting its Home Smoke & CO Protection Sweepstakes. This contest is a USI Store exclusive and will allow entrants to win one of three USI Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Protection Bundles. Homeowners can ill afford to put a price on the safety of their surroundings and loved ones. That's why the USI Store has comprised a selection of Smoke & Fire Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Alarms that surpass all of the demands one would place on a superior safety enhancer....Read More
The integration of brand specific U.S.S.T. technology ensures dual protection as homeowners will be alerted to the presence of both fast flaming and slow smoldering fires. U.S.S.T. Detectors simplify the process of selecting the correct alarm as they enable access to a patented microprocessor technology that allows for maximum overall protection....Read More
Find the best and most reliable carbon monoxide alarms, the new 10 year battery operated MC304SB CO alarm by USI is one of the most affordable detectors offering the most reliable co protection on the market....Read More
Make sure you are installing your alarms in the correct places within your home, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has recommended that a combination alarm be installed within every bedroom, areas adjoining bedrooms and every level within the household. This would include basements and finished attic spaces....Read More
Hardwired smoke and co alarms with battery backups give you the most reliable solution for home fire and co poison safety. USI offers a variety of easy to install detection products to suite your needs....Read More
The USI Store's online collection of Hardwired Smoke Alarms has been thoroughly tested to meet and surpass the qualifications set by state laws and legislations. The USI Electric Hardwired Ionization Smoke and Fire Alarm with Long Life Battery Backup is an excellent example of the USI brand's commitment to utilize multiple technologies to ensure optimal safety....Read More
Universal Security Instrument alarm bundles represent a convenient and affordable means of safeguarding your entire household from the many dangers presented by smoke and carbon monoxide. Incorporating the themes of performance, accessibility and steadfast reliability, USI Smoke and Fire Alarms set an industry standard for quickly recording and responding to the presence of smoke....Read More
Gain whole house protection from smoke, fire and carbon monoxide with Universal Security's line of room designation alarms. Bedroom Smoke Detectors, Hallways Smoke & CO detectors and Kitchen Smoke Detectors...Read More
10 Year sealed smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms and combo alarms from Universal Security Instruments. Providing revolutionary technology at an amazing price, plus no hassle permanent power alkaline batteries that last the duration of the alarms life....Read More
The fall and winter months increase the susceptibility of homeowners looking to secure that much sought after peace of mind in preventing disaster. Universal Security Instruments recognizes the many dangers associated with CO and has outfitted its online store with a wide selection of carbon monoxide alarms...Read More
Capable of reacting 87% faster to Slow Smoldering Fires and quickly responding to Fast Flaming Fires, USI is elevating the genre of Smoke and Fire Alarms by offering homeowners and business owners a sense of renewed and unrivaled peace of mind....Read More
USI's series of innovative Universal Smoke Sensing Alarms proves this point emphatically by incorporating a microprocessor that's capable of recording incredibly accurate detection results while minimizing nuisance alarms....Read More