CO_alarm

Carbon Monoxide is a highly poisonous gas that is very difficult to detect as you cannot see, smell or taste it. You may not be aware of its presence until it's too late.

Price: £29.99 (inc. VAT)

To order call 0800 077 4472

Key benefits

  • No need for wiring.
  • Sealed and tamper free batteries.
  • 7 year battery life and guarantee.
  • Compact and easy to install.
  • No maintenance.
  • Continuous self testing functionality.
  • Approved to strict European standards and also British Kite marked.

Alternatively, if you are a HomeCare® customer and would like one of our engineers to install your Carbon Monoxide Alarm, talk to your engineer during your Annual Service visit.

Key facts about Carbon Monoxide

  • Carbon Monoxide (CO) is known as the silent killer, around 30 people die each year from CO poisoning.
  • CO poisoning can lead to lasting neurological damage.
  • CO is absorbed by the blood 240 times more easily than oxygen and starves the body of oxygen.
  • Children are at greater risk, the smaller the victim the more quickly the body can be overcome by the effects of CO.
  • Almost 50% of people don't know what the warning signs of CO poisoning are.
  • Carbon monoxide can seep into your property via shared flues and chimneys.
  • Only 32% of retired people have their gas appliances checked regularly by a professional.

Sources: Gas Safe and COCAA

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