Are carbon monoxide detectors required by law in Delaware for rental property?

Answer While carbon-monoxide detectors are not required by the state of Delaware for rental properties, individual cities and towns set their own housing codes that may require carbon-monoxide detectors. ... Read More »

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How Often Should You Change Carbon Monoxide Detectors?

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Who invented carbon monoxide detectors?

Chester S. Gordon and James T. Lowe, "assignors to American Telephone and Telegraph Company," submitted the earliest U.S. patent for a carbon monoxide detector. They received the patent in October ... Read More »

How many people have carbon monoxide detectors?

According to "Carbon Monoxide Monitors" published on the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts website, only 29 percent of American households have a carbon monoxide monitor, yet carbon monoxide ... Read More »

Do smoke detectors pick up carbon monoxide?

Smoke alarms do not pick up carbon monoxide. They pick up the particles present in smoke when burning materials are present. Carbon monoxide alarms detect and warn when a certain level of carbon mo... Read More »