Fire Safety Tips for Fall in Framingham
There’s nothing cozier than spending time with a fireplace or furnace to keep warm as the weather turns colder. However, there are also safety hazards.
Have Your Furnace Serviced: You will want to have your furnace inspected by your heating and cooling company. Ask them to check for leaks and ensure it is working properly.
Be Careful Using Your Fireplace: Screens are crucial so that it keeps flying sparks safely inside the fireplace.
Use Caution with Space Heaters: Space heaters are a great way to chill out of the air. Just make sure that you read the heater’s instructions before use and allow at least three feet of empty space around the heater.
Leaf Burning Could Be Dangerous: Burning leaves contain dangerous, make sure to wear a protective mask if you decide to do so. Never burn leaves on a windy day and burn them far away from your home.
Exercise Candle Safety: Candles give a wonderful ambiance to a room but can also pose a fire hazard; never leave candles unattended. Also, make sure to keep them away from pets and children.
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