Did you know that half of all home fire deaths occur in bedrooms? That’s also where most electrical fires start
As outdoor temperatures drop, people across the nation take measures to keep themselves and their loved ones warm this winter. This brings us to our problem — fire incidents involving heating equipment and the importance of learning space heater safety tips. Check out these disturbing statistics from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA):
Space heaters typically use large amounts of electricity, producing a lot of heat. Because of that, space heaters are a fire risk and must be used with extreme caution. Read and remember the space heater safety tips below.
If a fire incident occurs, it’s important to call a professional restoration company, such as PuroClean. Every fire event produces thousands of carcinogens, which pose serious health risks to inexperienced restorers.
However, we can recognize these safety issues when dealing with smoke/soot contamination. Our technicians also have the training and equipment necessary to bring your property to pre-loss conditions. For professional fire & smoke damage restoration, call PuroClean, the Paramedics of Property Damage.