CO Detector

December 29, 2011

Carbon Monoxide Detectors: It’s Important To Have Them, But It’s Also Important To Have Them In The Right Places

It’s important to install carbon-monoxide (CO) detectors to protect yourself from CO dangers, but once you have them, if you don’t install them in the right places, they can’t protect you from accidental poisoning as well as they should. CO detectors are essential for your protection, because carbon monoxide has no color, smell or taste. So having detectors in your home is the only way to know if you have a problem. And CO acts swiftly, leading to debilitating illness […]
March 15, 2012

The Low-Down On Carbon Monoxide Detectors: They Save Lives, But Are You Choosing The Right One?

Hundreds of deaths every year are caused by carbon monoxide, a colorless and odorless gas. You can protect yourself and your family from carbon monoxide poisoning by installing a carbon monoxide detector in your home. However, not all detectors are created equal. There are different types of detectors, and you should choose one that best fits your needs. Battery-Only These detectors are powered by batteries, so they can be installed anywhere. The batteries will need to be replaced every two […]
December 11, 2012

Your Carbon Monoxide Detectors And Smoke Alarms: Are Your Security Watchdogs On The Prowl Or Sleeping?

Although homeowners in Peachtree City, Fayetteville, Tyrone, Newnan, Sharpsburg or Senoiam, Georgia don’t experience the kind of winter blizzards that other people in the country do, it can still get pretty cold, especially during the winter nights. Like many of your fellow neighbors, you’ll be putting your heating system to good use. Therefore, it’s important that you make sure that your carbon monoxide detectors and smoke alarms are installed correctly and working properly, to prevent a tragedy. Why do you need […]
February 5, 2013

Carbon Monoxide Can Creep Into Your Home If Your Garage Isn’t Sealed Off

It’s convenient to have an attached garage, but it’s also important that you recognize the potential risks that they pose to your family’s well-being.   When your house is not properly sealed from your garage, carbon monoxide (CO) produced by your car and other sources can creep into the living areas of your house. By taking measures to prevent the poisonous gas from entering your house, you can enjoy the benefits of your attached garage without the element of danger. […]