home safety


At any level, the presence of carbon monoxide (CO) in a home is dangerous. Because you can’t see, taste or smell it, carbon monoxide can affect you or your family before you even know it’s there. Even at low levels of exposure, carbon monoxide can cause serious health problems, or even death. So, how can you protect your family from carbon monoxide? Firstly, make sure that carbon monoxide is not present in the air in your home. Secondly, install one or more carbon monoxide detectors in your home. Refer to the following tips to purchasing a carbon monoxide detector. However, if you suspect or have any indications of low levels of carbon monoxide fumes in your home,  get professional testing for carbon monoxide as soon as possible. Most carbon monoxide detectors give an alarm when carbon monoxide levels reach a high-level in a short time. Though, health agencies advise that…