Wired Carbon Monoxide Detectors Frequently Asked Questions

How Do Carbon Monoxide Detectors Work?
Carbon monoxide (CO) detectors look for unusually high levels of CO gas in the air. This is important for preventing unsafe exposure to CO gas. Learn how CO detectors work.

What Gauge Wire Should I Use for a CO Detector?
Alarm Grid recommends using 18-gauge wire when installing hardwired carbon monoxide sensors. Some building codes may require this. Learn why 18-gauge wire is great for CO sensors.

Will an Encore FireFighter FF345 Work w/ a CO?
The Encore FireFighter FF345 is a life-safety sensor takeover module that listens for the unique temporal sound of an activated smoke or CO sensor. Learn about the FF345.