What To Do During a Power Outage

When you’re experiencing a power outage, most people assume the power will be restored within a few hours. But this isn’t always the case. Power outages can last as little as a few minutes to as long as several days or even weeks, and sometimes even longer in the case of natural disasters. If you …

Garage Fire Hazards

Many homeowners take home fire prevention seriously, yet they have their fair share of garage fire hazards without even realizing it.  Your home is equipped with fire extinguishers and smoke detectors, but most garages are left unprotected. This lack of safety equipment, along with many of the hazardous items commonly stored in garages, make your …

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 …

Home Fire Pit: Safety Precautions You Should Be Taking

If you have a home fire pit, there are some safety precautions you should be taking for the safety of both you and your home.  Fire pits are a great way to turn your yard into the ultimate hangout spot during the summer, but without the proper supervision they can get out of control fast …

What are the Biggest Fire Hazards in Your Home?

House fires are a terrifying, but very real possibility. The best way to prevent house fires is by identifying the biggest fire hazards in your home.  Keep reading to find out what you should keep an eye on, and some tips on how to prevent your home from going up in flames.  Bad Wiring Electrical …

How to Avoid Fire Hazards in Your Bedroom

The bedroom is full of fire hazards that you must avoid to stay safe. Sadly, not many homeowners know what constitutes a danger. Each year, many fires begin in the bedroom, which is thought to be one of the more dangerous places for a fire to start because it is where people sleep. Unfortunately, many …

Tips for Safely Using Fireplaces

With winter fast approaching, people all across the nation will be lighting up their fireplaces to heat their homes. If your home features a fireplace, you understand the cozy and warm feeling it brings. However, fireplaces can be extremely dangerous, and using them carefully and responsibly is necessary for the safety of you and your …

How to Prevent Fire Hazards in the Bedroom

Bedroom fires make up half of all home fire deaths and are where electrical fires start. However, by implementing some tips, you can easily prevent fire hazards. Stay tuned to learn 11 tips to help avoid potential fires in the bedroom. Fire Statistics in the Bedroom According to FEMA’s U.S. Fire Administration, most people die …