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Common Causes of HOUSE FIRE....

1/5/2022 (Permalink)

SERVPRO of Tracy would like to let you and your family to know the common causes of fires.

Here are 5 Leading Causes of House Fires...

  • Cooking  
  • 48% of all fires are caused by cooking.
  • Remember to turn off source of heat.
  • Have a fire extinguisher on hand.
  • Heating
  • Do not put anything close to the heater.
  • Follow guidelines on how the heater can run.
  • Electrical Fires
  • Make sure fireplaces and lighting are up to code and are safe.
  • Ensure alarms are replaced.
  • Smoking

  • Never lay cigarettes, cigars, etc., down and forget about them.
  • Smoke outside to avoid any potential fires related to dropping or forgetting about the item.
  • Candles
  • Never leave a candle unattended.
  • All materials should remain 12 inches away from all candles.

These are just some tips in order to prevent fires. SERVPRO of Tracy keeps your safety a priority and we hope you and family values that as well. Other things to have in place is a route for you and your family if there ever was a fire. Also, everyone in your family should know the route and plan in place. IF there is a fire in your home, call SERVPRO of Tracy at 209-834-0200.

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