Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are a common type of rechargeable batteries used in laptops, phones, and more. Although Li-ion batteries are an amazing invention, they can overheat because they pack a large amount of energy in a small amount of space.
Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odourless, tasteless, and colorless gas that can cause illness and even death.
Smoke alarms come in two kinds: ionization and photoelectric. Depending on the source of the smoke, one type of alarm gives a faster warning compared to the other.
Fires or flooding can occur in any home, even those of very cautious homeowners. Yet, further diminishing the risk of disaster is possible.