The Silent Killer Hiding in Your Home
- Carbon Monoxide
Did you know...
Carbon monoxide (CO) detectors have an expiration date?
You should install and test CO alarms at least once a month.
CO is called the "invisible killer" because it's a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas. Breathing in CO at high levels can be fatal.
The six main symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are:
- Loss of consciousness
Don't let it sneak up on you
A heating unit not performing at its peak performance can be deadly...
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2015, a total of 393 deaths resulting from unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning occurred, with 36% of the deaths occurring in December, January, or February.
A crack in your heat exchanger allows carbon monoxide to seep directly into your duct system where it is distributed throughout the house.
REMEMBER: Carbon monoxide is odorless and invisible.
Let us help you keep your system and your family safe this winter.
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Let's get the jump on this danger.