According to the NFPA, nearly 800 house fires are caused every single year during the holidays. In addition to deaths and injuries, these house fires resulted in $11 million in damages. Below you'll find our tips for keeping your home and family safe as enjoy the lights and festivities.
Use fake candles instead of real ones.
Turn off all the lights before you go to bed.
Don't use cords that are damaged.
Only use indoor lights for use indoors and outdoor lights for use outdoors.
Be sure your tree has fire resistant label. If it's a real tree, be sure to keep it watered while also keeping it away from any outlets.