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Wood Burning Fireplace Safety In Your Home

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  As soon as the colder temperatures come, the smell of burning wood fills the air. Soon after, follow the first reports of chimney fires.   As home inspectors we can assure you that heating your home with wood can be safe if you take the necessary precautions. Here are a few fireplace safety tips…

Why It Benefits To Install A Carbon Monoxide Detector

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Why

  It’s a small square or round box. It’s affordable, almost invisible when you install it, terribly annoying when it goes off, and it saves lives. Unfortunately, we’ve seen too many homes and businesses in our home inspector careers with either no detectors, expired ones, or detectors that just need a new battery. Carbon monoxide…

Is Your Home or Office Making You Sick?

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It can be easy to dismiss a runny nose, sneezing, bronchial inflammation, a persistent cough and watery eyes; especially during certain times of year. Many of us assume that we are dealing with seasonal allergies, or issues due to the latest cold and flu. However, C4U Inspections in Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton, can help you…