A smoke alarm creates awareness! Smoke alarms alert you of an unwanted fire, which makes you aware of the fire in the first place. This helps give you and everyone else in the commercial or residential location the chance to put out the fire if it's manageable, or time to escape. … [Read more...] about Why Smoke Alarms Are Important
BBQ Fire Safety Warm Weather Means More BBQ's Summer is just around the corner, and that means hot weather, lots of sunshine and that it's time to dust off the old BBQ Grill and get it in prime cooking conditions! Summer BBQ's are great and they lead to lots of fond memories, but they can mean … [Read more...] about BBQ Fire Safety – Warm Weather Means More BBQ’s
You have probably asked yourself "Do I really need a fire extinguisher?". The answer is.....Yes! Whether you own a business, work in a restaurant or rent/own a home; you need to ensure your home or business is properly equipped with a fire extinguisher(s). Having a fire extinguisher nearby when a … [Read more...] about Do I really need a Fire Extinguisher?
You should always follow proper smoke alarm practices. This means installing smoke alarms on every floor of your house including your basement if you have one. You should also install a smoke alarm in front of each bedroom in the house, and you should test each smoke alarm at least once per month … [Read more...] about Fire Safety Tips For Your Home
You may be overlooking danger Fire Hazards can be found almost anywhere. Did you know over 350,000 home fires occur every year! That's a whole lot of fires. Here are some simple steps you can take to help avoid a household fire. 1. Look for Bad Wiring It's easy to forget the large amount of … [Read more...] about Hidden Fire Hazards
According to the U.S. Fire Administration, more than 25,000 are reported every year, resulting in death or injury in over 1,300 people. Home electrical fires cost more than nonelectrical fires. Surprisingly, the majority of house fires can be easily prevented by following these steps: 1. Overloaded … [Read more...] about 7 Ways to Stop Electrical Fires Before They Happen