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Fire Prevention in Your Home

SMOKE DETECTORS

Smoke is responsible for three out of four fire related deaths.

Install smoke detectors on every level of your home, outside of sleeping areas and in bedrooms.  Don’t install in kitchen, the false alarms will drive you crazy.

Test every smoke detector once a month. Replace the batteries once a year or more often if the detector makes a chirping sound.

If you buy a new one make sure if is approved by U.L. and the State Fire Marshal

FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

Your fire extinguisher should be a minimum of 4A10BC (see specifications on name plate) and U.L. or State fire Marshal approved.…

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