Smoke alarm installation

The Lexington Fire Department Community Services Division, in partnership with the American Red Cross, will install 10-year lithium battery smoke alarms in all homes in Fayette County.  

The smoke alarms are free and will be installed by the Lexington Fire Department at no cost to the occupant.  

As part of the installation, the LFD will also conduct a fire safety inspection.

To schedule a smoke alarm installation

Contact the Lexington Fire Department via email at or call (859) 231-5662.

Please include the following information: 

  • Name
  • Address
  • Contact info (phone or email)
  • Number of floors
  • Number of bedrooms
  • Do you already have alarms in your home and if so, are they currently working and are they equipped with a battery or hard-wired into the home?