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Changing Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Batteries Could Save Your Life!

Posted on: October 28, 2015 by in Blog, Safety Tips
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Change Batteries In Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors NJ Fall is the perfect time of year to consider the level of fire and carbon monoxide threat in your home. At Aurora Home Inspections, we urge you, when the clocks fall back this year and daylight savings time ends, to change the batteries in all the smoke and carbon monoxide alarms in your home. Changing smoke and carbon monoxide batteries at least once per year could save your life!Your life can only be saved by an alarm Continue Reading ...

Safely Ventilating Fireplaces

Posted on: February 11, 2015 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Safely Ventilating FireplacesOf course you want your fireplace running at its highest efficiency to save money. But more importantly, the main reason to be sure you are safely ventilating fireplaces is to protect your home and family.When a fireplace fire is burning, it releases bi-products into your chimney and into the air. Having proper ventilation ensures that these by products do not build up and cause harm to your chimney, fire box and of course the air in your home. Whether you have Continue Reading ...

Protect Yourself From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning This Winter

Posted on: January 12, 2015 by in Blog, Home Inspections
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Winter is the time of year when we see a rise in the incidents of carbon monoxide poisoning. This is because winter activity such as lighting a fireplace, heating up a car in the garage and running a heating unit that is leaking are common causes of carbon monoxide poisonings.Thankfully, carbon monoxide poisoning can be prevented with the installation of a carbon monoxide detector in your house. The CO2 detector will monitor levels of the gas in the air and alert you with an alarm when levels Continue Reading ...