Where should I install smoke detectors in my home?
Smoke detectors should be installed on every level of your home, including outside your sleeping areas, and a smoke detector should be installed in each bedroom. For more information on smoke detectors, please refer to our section on Fire Safety.

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1. How do I sign up for emergency alerts?
2. Can I burn leaves?
3. Where should I install smoke detectors in my home?
4. How often should I change the batteries in my smoke or carbon monoxide detectors?
5. What rules apply to fireworks in Newton?
6. What does Iowa Code say about open burning bans?
7. Can I pay my ambulance service bill online?
8. How do I apply to become a Firefighter/EMT with the Newton Fire Department?
9. Is a Knox Box required for my building?
10. Where do I find information on requirements for building inspections?