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90ViewShow More DealsWe check over 130 million products every day for the best pricesImage 1 of 7Image 2 of 7Image 3 of 7Image 4 of 7Image 5 of 7Image 6 of 7Image 7 of 7Based on our tests of smart smoke detectors on the market today, we believe that Nest Protect is the best of the group. It has outstanding detection capabilities and innovative alerts that let you know exactly what threat your home is facing and how to proceed. It’s intuitive to install and its high compatibility with third party products is a huge selling point as well. The only gripe we have is the relatively short warranty. The smoke sensor in the Nest Protect is different than any other smoke alarm we've looked at. The unit uses a split spectrum sensor, a special type of photoelectric sensor, which is designed to detect both smoky and flaming fires. The Nest Protect also has a built in a carbon monoxide sensor and will sound an alarm if it detects dangerous levels of the invisible, odorless gas which can be lethal if you breathe it for too long. To help cut down on false alarms from steam and burnt toast, the Nest Protect also uses humidity and heat sensors. We tested the detection capabilities of each smoke detector in our comparison by spraying test smoke from an aerosol can directly at each one from 5, 10 and 15 feet away. When we tested the 5 and 10 foot mark, the Nest Protect sounded its alarm after 18 seconds. At 15 feet, the alarm activated at 28 seconds.

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01.14.2007 | 34 Comments

They know it will take at least three to five minutes for neighbors to call the police and just as long for police to respond to the call. A home security system monitoring service can contact the authorities much faster. Insurance companies understand the importance of faster police/fire notification, and many offer discounts to offset some of the monitoring costs. So check with your insurer. Most DIY home security providers offer monthly professional monitoring for agents to watch after your home at all times. When a home security system is professionally monitored, a specialist from the monitoring company is ready to respond when sensors are triggered.

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