Will Your Detector Protect You From Carbon Monoxide?

Carbon Monoxide Testing

Carbon monoxide is colorless and odorless, making it hard to detect without the aid of a carbon monoxide detector. This news station conducted an informal study and tested 10 carbon monoxide detectors to see if they would sound off in the presence of this poisonous gas. Shockingly, some did not work. Age was a large contributing factor as some of the detectors in the test were over 14 years old.  Fire officials say you should change your carbon monoxide detector at least once every three to five years.

If you show symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning including, headaches, nausea, light-headedness, seek medical attention. For gas leaks and gas leak repairs, do not try and fix them yourself. Always call a professional.

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFO
Recent Blog Posts
3 Reasons to Invest in a Heat Pump This Fall Sep 14 ,2017

When your heating and cooling system is functioning properly, you’re able to reap the benefits! There are so many advantages to having a heating & cooling system that runs smoothly. Here are just some of […] Read More

Stop Sweltering: Health Benefits of Home AC Systems Aug 25 ,2017

The primary reason why we go through so much trouble with an air conditioning system is due to personal comfort. First and foremost, we all want to be comfortable within our own homes. When temperatures […] Read More

How a New Thermostat Could Help You Save Money This Summer Aug 17 ,2017

A new thermostat offers you a number of benefits. Most pertinently, by taking the time to install a new thermostat, you can save some serious cash. Thermostats allow you to control how much AC and […] Read More