their smoke detectors to newer sealed battery systems if the smoke detectors are
battery operated and are over 10 years old or malfunction. Smoke detectors that are hard wired also must be updated every 10 years or malfunction.
Did you know...?
If renting your property, you may be required by your county to attain a rental license. In Prince George County a rental license is required to rent a single-family dwelling with the following exceptions: the tenant is the landlord's parent, son, daughter, sibling, grandchild, grandparent or in-law; the landlord is an active member of any branch of the United States Armed Forces, Diplomatic Corps, or Foreign Service who maintains the subject property as her or his domicile and permanent residence; or the landlord has been
relocated for employment or education, maintains the subject property as her or his domicile and permanent residence. A rental license application can be obtained from Housing Enforcement.