Check all smoke alarms in the home to ensure they are in proper working order. Smoke alarms should be tested once a month. Batteries should be replaced once per year. Alarms should be replaced every 10 years.
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We have dedicated this blog to easy, managable, daily changes you can make that will prepare your families for their future.
Now is the time, This is the place, and You are the one to make a difference.
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We encourage families to have on hand this year's supply; and we say it over and over and over and repeat over and over the scripture of the Lord where He says, 'Why call ye me Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?' [Luke 6:46]. How empty it is as they put their spirituality, so-called, into action and call him by his important names, but fail to do the things which he says" (Spencer W. Kimball, "Family Preparedness," Ensign, May 1976, 125).