Here are a number of resources to provide additional information about carbon monoxide, heat exchanger issues, contractor reliability, building codes and other stuff to help keep your family safe.
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|Better Business Bureau
|Check with the BBB in your area BEFORE you hire a contractor or repair company.
|EPA CO Fact Sheet (pdf)
|Protect Your Family and Yourself from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, fact sheet
|EPA IAQ & CO
|EPA Indoor Air Quality Discussion of Carbon Monoxide
|Consumer Products Safety Commission – Home Heating Equipment
|CPSC CO Info
Carbon Monoxide Information Center (pubs)
|Centers for Disease Control – Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
|Medline Plus CO Poisoning
|Medical information and general warnings about carbon monoxide
Direct Reading Guidelines
|Carbon Monoxide Safety by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration
|Personal CO Monitor
|Carbon Monoxide Inspector – portable, waterproof, shock resistant, digital CO meter, continuous readout
|Carbon Monoxide Alarm
|Pro-Tech carbon monoxide alarm with 5-yr battery, tamper-resistant mounting, low level digital readout.
|Heat Exchanger Cracks
|Good pictures of heat exchanger cracks
|Industry information from various agencies and publications. Direct links to the International Fuel Gas Code, heat exchanger tests and industry articles.
|Flue Sizing Tables (pdf)
|AmeriVent Flue Sizing Tables
|International Fuel Gas Code – 2012 html
|NFPA-54 2006 (pdf)
|National Fuel Gas Code, ANSI Z223.1-2006, note that this is superceeded by the 2009 and 2012 editions.
|American Society of Home Inspectors:
Common Venting Gas Appliances, Casey & Stone
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