Summer is coming to a close, the kids are back to school, the days are getting shorter, which means fall is on its way. With cooler weather we will be spending more times inside. Take the time to make sure your home is ready for the unexpected.
Change the batteries in your smoke alarms. 7 people each day die in the US from home fires – Smoke detectors save lives – change the batteries!
Change the batteries in your carbon monoxide detectors. 200 people die each year from carbon monoxide poisoning – change the batteries!
Check and replace your home fire extinguishers. Fire extinguishers do expire, they can last anywhere from 3-12 years –check yours to make sure it is NOT expired!
Have your furnace serviced. A specialist should inspect your furnace to make sure everything is in working order and check for leaks.
Fireplace Safety. Have your chimney inspected and cleaned.