CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING
It may be odorless, but it's certainly far from harmless.
Carbon monoxide (CO) is a very poisonous gas that is
invisible, odorless and tasteless, and it can build up to
dangerous levels in any home. Even yours. Carbon monoxide detectors are now mandatory in every home, most leaks are found in the flue exhaust vents of heat furnaces and water heaters, improperly installed flue vent piping, by unlicensed handymen or homeowners has been found to be a major concern.
More than 200 people die each year from carbon monoxide poisoning, and thousands of others develop symptoms that require emergency medical attention. Carbon monoxide poisoning is the most common cause of accidental poisoning-related deaths and is often called "the silent killer." Babies, infants, children and pregnant women are especially vulnerable to carbon monoxide poisoning. Ask about our free Carbon Monoxide inspection, call us today at 916-344-4500
Water heater flue vent not properly attached
Water heater flue vent misalignment