Detecting The Silent Killer – Understanding Carbon Monoxide

Detecting The Silent Killer – Understanding Carbon Monoxide

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, tasteless and odorless gas that often enters our homes due to incomplete combustion of gas, oil, and wood-fired home appliances. Prolonged exposure to carbon monoxide can make people sick and even kill, earning carbon monoxide gas the dubious moniker of “the silent killer.” In Washington State, in 2013, carbon monoxide detectors became required for all new residential construction as well […]

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Preparing Your Home for an Earthquake (Full story)

Preparing Your Home for an Earthquake (Full story)

9 Tips for Preparing for the Big One Roughly 50 miles west of Washington State, under thousands of feet of chilly green Pacific Ocean water, lies the Cascadia subduction zone where the dense Pacific plate dives underneath the lighter North American plate. Running a distance of over 1000 kilometers from northern Vancouver Island, BC to northern California, this massive fault is storing energy as the […]

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