Slide 9: Nest Smoke Alarm


Can you imagine a world where the smoke alarms alert you to smoke but can be turned off without your having to crawl up a ladder and swing a broom? The Nest Protect Smoke + Carbon Monoxide detector can be silenced with a wave of the hand, and instead of defaulting to a screeching alarm, it gives a friendly "heads up" beep to get your attention about, say, burning toast. Sometimes the little things can make a huge improvement. Available on Amazon; $129.

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