Rental Property Smoke Alarm Testing
The early detection of fire in residential homes is critical in providing adequate time to investigate, contain or evacuate and operating smoke alarms are a must. Today’s homes are furnished with material that catches alight and burns much quicker and produces higher levels of toxicity than in the past. A fire in a home 2019 is likely to start within four minutes, whereas in 1980 this would have been twenty minutes, so time is of the essence.
Real Estate Agent
Throughout Australia, including NSW tested and working smoke alarms in residential rental homes has been required by law and it is the collective responsibility of real estate agents and owners to ensure this occurs at least once a year. Survival Solutions can provide programmed maintenance on all rental properties within your portfolio, include Tenant management, scheduling and billing. If you are looking for hassle free services, then contact Survival Solutions today and find out how we can help you help your investors and tenants.
Landlords and property owners are obligated under law to ensure their properties are safe for occupation and part of these obligations are about smoke alarms. If you are a landlord and want to have Survival Solutions inspect and test the smoke alarms in your property annually, please contact to arrange this service, or advise your real-estate agent to contact us so that we can assist you. All properties are individually billed for ease of account management.
As the tenant of a property, one of the responsibilities of your landlord is ensuring your smoke alarm is tested and checked once each year. Our team will work to ensure the most efficient method of inspection occurs, ensuring you and your family remain safe. Your assistance in managing this safety inspection is of great importance to Survival Solutions, and we look forward to ensuring it is carried out with the least amount of fuss. If your home is due for inspection your real estate agent will have provided us with a work order with your details, permitting us to carry out the inspection. Our operations team will get in touch with you by SMS, before contacting you to arrange a suitable time. You may also give the agent permission to allow us to access your home with a spare key. All our technicians are trained experts in smoke alarm management have photo identification, driving marked service vehicles. If you have any concerns, please contact our office on 1300 040 362
How can I make an appointment for inspection?
Our operations team will contact you directly, however, if you need to contact us, please call 1300 040 362
How long will the technician need to carry out the test?
The inspection should take no longer than about 10 minutes, depending on the number of smoke alarms to be inspected.
How do I identify the technician?
All technicians will be wearing a Survival Solutions uniform with the Company Logo and have photographic identification.