Recommendation for Mains Interconnected Smoke/Heat detectors please

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    Recommendation for Mains Interconnected Smoke/Heat detectors please

    I have a couple of HMOs that are approaching the time when the smoke detectors are getting to the end of their 10 year life and will need replacing.
    The current detectors are mains interconnected with integral Lithium battery but I have had had several situations where the units have broken down - mainly due to battery failure within their stated life. Yes, the manufacturer did replace them but I could do without the hassle for the tenants and myself.
    I'd appreciate if anyone has any recommendations for detectors that they have been reliable and trouble-free. I haven't said what manufacturer's products I use currently in case it affects your recommendation (perhaps they are all like that!). Thanks

    #2
    How many are we talking about? You may be on the border of requiring a central panel, in which case there would be one battery for the lot (but that would require servicing).

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      #3
      Only 10 units per HMO so I don't want the cost/hassle of a central panel

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