10 Ways to Prevent Kitchen Fires

It’s great to enjoy spending time in the kitchen, but it’s crucial to cook safely to avoid kitchen fires. Did you know that kitchen fires are the leading cause of house fires? Taking preventive measures can drastically reduce the risk of a fire starting in your kitchen that could spread through your house. Here are …

Winter House Fire Statistics and History

House fires date back to the early 19th century, but what are winter house fire statistics like today? Over 350,000 fires are extinguished every year, bringing with them thousands of deaths and injuries. Something as simple as knocking a candle over can start a fire. Of course, before we had electricity in our homes, open …

Emergency Escape Plan for In-Home Fire

Fires can break out at any time, so it’s imperative to have an emergency escape plan in place to protect you and your family. We recommend practicing this escape plan twice a year. An in-home fire escape plan includes preparing every member of your family – from the youngest to the oldest. Fires will destroy …

How to Prevent Winter Home Fires

It’s essential to take the necessary steps to prevent winter home fires, especially if you’ve had to find creative ways to keep your house warm. Space heaters and wood-burning stoves can work wonderfully to keep things cozy, but you must use them with extreme caution. Leading Causes of Home Fires in the Winter According to …

How to Safely Burn Weeds

How do you safely burn weeds? Whether there is a red flag fire warning or not, proper fire safety protocols can prevent a disaster. Before You Get Started Many places have strict regulations around when and where you can have a “residential open burn”. In Utah, you must gain a permit through the Utah Department …

Preventing Fire Disasters

Preventing fire disasters should be a top priority when considering the safety and wellbeing of you and your home.  Keep reading to find out more about keeping yourself and your loved ones safe from fire disasters.  Install and Maintain Smoke Alarms When a fire starts somewhere in your home, you want to be aware of …