PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about First Alert and Gardall as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

First Alert
Gardall

First Alert and Gardall Overview

Total reviews
115
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Company responses
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Issues resolved
1
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First Alert and Gardall Consumer Ratings

Rank
73 out of 435 in Security and Protection Services category
264 out of 435 in Security and Protection Services category
Reliability
58 in category
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Product or Service Quality
60 in category
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Equipment Quality
74 in category
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According to consumer ratings and reviews, First Alert ranks 191 points higher in the Security and Protection Services category than Gardall. People gave First Alert 1.1 stars for Reliability criterion in Security and Protection Services category and it is 32 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. Regarding Equipment Quality criterion, consumers gave First Alert 1 stars and it is 81% worse than other in category.

First Alert and Gardall Rating Details

Reliability
1.1 (49 reviews)
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Reviewer's quote

Purchased 4 First Alert Model P1210 Smoke Alarms and installed them......of the 4 installed, 3 have malfunctioned numerous times and always at night.....it is 4:00 AM and one just went off and woke up the whole house.. The only one that has never gone off is the one I would have thought would be...

Jenniefer

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Product or Service Quality
1.2 (48 reviews)
No votes
Reviewer's quote

...I will never purchase another first alert product ever again. Components made in China and assembled in Mexico are not worth the money or the middle of the night agrivation they cause..

PissedConsumer1663789

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Equipment Quality
1 (45 reviews)
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Reviewer's quote

I kept my diplomas for my master's- and bachelor's degrees in a First Alert 2011FE, this summer I found my diplomas destroyed by mold. True enough this warning came with the product from First Alert: Moisture Warning We recommend that you place delicate items such as pictures or intricate jewelry...

PissedConsumer1093136

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First Alert and Gardall Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Idea that the sealed lithium battery would last 10 years
  • Brand and 10 year battery
  • Supposed 10 year battery life
No votes
Cons
  • That it did not meet product life expectations or guarantee
  • P1210 smoke detector
  • Lousy and disappointing product this time
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First Alert and Gardall Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

THE assitant that helped me was very polite and helped me with my problem. She is sending me a new unit. Would...

No votes

First Alert and Gardall Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Purchased / installed 3 pack in Jan 2018. It’s now the end of June 2018 . 2 of 3 have gone off for no reason .

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First Alert and Gardall Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.9

Purchased 4 First Alert Model P1210 Smoke Alarms and installed them......of the 4 installed, 3 have malfunctioned...

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First Alert and Gardall Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • First Alert P1210 Smoke Detector (92 reviews)
  • First Alert Sc9120b Smoke Detector (2 reviews)
  • First Alert Safe (2 reviews)