Dealing With Fumes From The GarageWhile detached garages and carports were commonplace before the 1960s, attached garages have become a standard convenience in most modern homes. Because automobiles give off pollution, your vehicle can emit a high level of combustible pollutants, both when starting your car in the garage, as well as when parking it. Even after the car is turned off, it will continue to give off emissions for an hour or more. In addition to other air quality hazards, vehicle exhaust fumes contain carbon monoxide (CO). Odorless, invisible and tasteless, CO can cause poisoning and even death. Read the rest of this entry