Did you know that half of all home fire deaths occur in bedrooms? That’s also where most electrical fires start
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. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), nearly 10,000 residential fires are caused each year by careless use of candles. Here are some safety tips to keep in mind when using real candles in your home:
Although candles are potential fire hazards in homes, cooking equipment is the leading cause of home fires. Learn how to prevent kitchen fires in this article. For professional fire damage repair or smoke remediation services, contact your local PuroClean office.