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California Law Requires CO Alarms In All Homes

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The new carbon monoxide law is be a great way to send a message to homeowners that your company cares about their safety.

Effective January 1st, 2011 all new and existing homes must have a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm in all homes that contain fuel burning appliances or an attached garage.

60% of all smoke detectors sold come from Kidde. Kidde begins a 4-wk radio campaign in 9 markets: LA, SFO, San Diego, Sacramento, Fresno, Stockton, Santa Barbara, Palm Springs & Monterey. Ads reiterate the messaging from Q3's 'CO Law' campaign.

What is Carbon Monoxide? Low levels of CO poisoning can cause headaches, fatigue, nausea and dizziness. High levels of carbon monoxide are very serious and can cause mental confusion, vomiting, loss of muscle coordination, loss of consciousness and even death.

Carbon monoxide comes from many different sources found in your home including burning fuel such as wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane and natural gas. CO also comes from internal …

Down East Maine Pumpkin Bread

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I love this recipe because it's a little bit spicy and also so moist.

Ingredients1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree4 eggs1 cup vegetable oil2/3 cup water3 cups white sugar3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour2 Tsp baking soda1 1/2 Tsp salt1 Tsp ground cinnamon1 Tsp ground nutmeg1/2 Tsp ground cloves1/4 Tsp ground ginger DirectionsPreheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour three 7x3 inch loaf pans.In a large bowl, mix together pumpkin puree, eggs, oil, water and sugar until well blended. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and ginger. Stir the dry ingredients into the pumpkin mixture until just blended. Pour into the prepared pans.Bake for about 50 minutes in the preheated oven. Loaves are done when toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Source: AllRecipes