What's the difference between smoke and carbon monoxide alarms?
The difference between smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms or smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors is that the smoke alarms will
alert you when the smoke alarm censes smoke and possibly fire in your home.
The Carbon monoxide alarm will alert you if there is dangerous levels of carbon monoxide gas. The dangerous thing about carbon monoxide is that it is a tasteless, and odorless gas.
When in doubt the best thing that you can do to protect your loved ones is to invest in a combination smoke and carbon alarm or detector, to protect from both possible dangerous. Being in the know can one day save your life.