Posts Tagged: fire safety

Winter Fires are Still Possible

Even if we don’t want to accept it (or admit it) winter still has some time left to cause chaos in the majority of the United States. With cold temperatures still going strong and severe weather still lingering, it’s important to keep your home warm while remaining safe inside of it. Keeping our home warm… Read more »

Keep Your Home Warm and Safe

Winter is a tough season for many reasons, and keeping your house warm as frigid temperatures rage outside can be one of them. During the winter, your home should protect you from freezing temperatures. However, you must make sure your heating your home in a safe manner. Fireplaces and space heaters are a convenient way… Read more »

Holiday Light Safety

The holiday season is full of jingling bells, blustery blizzards, and chestnuts roasting. Decking the halls with holiday lights can make your home feel merry and bright, but it’s important that you put up lights safely in order to avoid a potential fire. Are Lights In Good Shape? Before you start putting up lights, you… Read more »

Maintaining the Smoke Alarms in Your Home

According to the National Fire Protection Association, fires that took place in homes with no smoke alarms accounted for 38 percent of home fire deaths between 2009 and 2013. Another 21 percent of home fire deaths took place in homes where smoke alarms were present but did not operate, meaning that more than half of… Read more »

The Dangers of Deep Frying a Turkey

Did you know that the peak day for home cooking fires is Thanksgiving Day? This fact is not very surprising, with a turkey in the oven, multiple pots on the stove and guests arriving throughout the day. There is so much rushing around to do throughout the festivities that it is difficult to keep your… Read more »

Fire Extinguisher Safety Tips

You probably see them in just about every building you enter, but do you know how to properly use a fire extinguisher? In the event that a fire starts and you’re the only one near an extinguisher, there are a few things you should do, and it is important to do them in the following… Read more »

Fire Education for Kids

It is incredibly important for every member of a family to be aware of the emergency plans put in place in case of a fire. Here at Rich Fire, we know that our sprinkler and fire suppression systems are most effective when paired with a fire safety plan for getting out of a dangerous situation… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week

The sprinkler and fire suppression systems available through Rich Fire are all designed for optimal fire safety in the home or a variety of other settings. We want to keep our clients and all of their customers, guests or family members as safe as possible, especially during this time of year when fire safety awareness… Read more »