New Carbon Monoxide Alarm Rules


Effective April 1, 2011
, sellers are required to have one or more properly functioning carbon monoxide alarms installed prior to conveying title or transferring possession of a dwelling.  This applies to sellers of one and two family dwellings, multifamily housing and manufactured  dwellings containing a carbon monoxide source. The alarms must be located on each level of the home with a sleeping area and in each bedroom or within 15 feet outside each sleeping area.

Click here for a link to a FAQ page published by the State of Oregon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *