Whether you’re using candles to mark special events or create a charming atmosphere in your home, always remember that open flames are potential fire hazards.
A lithium-ion battery (Li-ion battery) is a type of rechargeable battery that is common in home electronics.
A small home fire can spread to the whole house in under 30 seconds. Thus, when a fire occurs, you have little time to get out of the house before fire and smoke make escaping extremely difficult.
National Burn Awareness Week (NBAW) is being observed this week, February 5-11, and is sponsored by the American Burn Association.
People living in apartments face several challenges when dealing with a fire.
Basements are more vulnerable to flooding and water damage than other areas of the home.
Home fires not only put you and your family at risk, but also your pets. According to the United States Fire Administration (NFPA), an estimated 500,000 pets are affected annually by fires.
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), half of the reported home heating fires occur during the winter months.
Winter storms can severely impact your home. The most severe winter storms bring snow, ice, sleet, as well as strong winds and dangerously low temperatures.
Christmas trees are a very popular part of celebrating the holiday season. While Christmas tree fires are uncommon, the ensuing damage can be severe.