Some Fire Prevention Tips...
Never leave your cooking unattended
Check the drier's lint trap
December is the most popular month for candle fires and usually start in the bedroom.
Now that the colder months are coming up, keep in mind that half of heating fires are reported between December to February
make sure that all family members are aware of carbondixoid alarms and what natural gas smells like.
Cigarettes; the risk of dying in a home structure fire caused by smoking rises with age and every one out of four fatal victims of smoking-material fires is not the smoker whose cigarette started the fire.
Call a qualified electrician or your landlord if you have:
- Frequent problems with blowing fuses or tripping circuit breakers
- A tingling feeling when you touch an electrical appliance
- Discolored or warm wall outlets A burning or rubbery smell coming from an appliance
- Flickering or dimming lights
- Sparks from an outlet
For more fire safety tips check out this link! http://www.nfpa.org/safety-information/safety-tip-sheets