When booking in your boiler service at the same time as a gas safety certificate (CP12) with Gas Safety Landlords you will receive free carbon monoxide alarm (*Terms and conditions apply). The price for a Carbon Monoxide alarm is normally £22.50 including delivery charge (excluding VAT).
An audible carbon monoxide alarm is a great way to ensure you’re immediately alerted to any carbon monoxide in your home by sounding when it detects Carbon Monoxide, even on a small scale.
In England on a yearly basis there are approximately 400 admissions to hospital from Carbon Monoxide poisoning and around 40- 50 deaths.
Carbon Monoxide is a colourless and odourless gas, which makes its presence difficult to detect without a carbon monoxide detector.
The symptoms of mild Carbon Monoxide poisoning can be similar to that of a cold/ flu or food poisoning; however Carbon Monoxide poisoning will not give you a high temperature.
Your free Carbon Monoxide alarms can prevent all of the above from occurring by alerting you to the Carbon Monoxide being present and giving you the opportunity to get out of the property and have the Carbon Monoxide leak repaired.
Faulty central heating systems, gas appliances and fires, blocked flues and chimneys are common sources of carbon Monoxide within a home.
Setting up and installing your free Carbon Monoxide alarms is very straight forward and will be explained to you in the manufacturer’s instructions enclosed with it.
* This deal is for one free Carbon Monoxide alarm per household. Any additional required will be chargeable at £22.50 excluding VAT per item.