FIRE SAFETY TIPS TO AVOID FIRE DAMAGE
How to Avoid Fire Damage and Keep Your Home Safe
Fires can happen anytime/anywhere and the impact of fire damage is overwhelming. That’s why SERVPRO of NE Long Beach/Lakewood is open 24 hours a day, every day, just in case an emergency, such as a fire, strikes your home. We are always looking out for the safety of our customers and ways to assist in keeping emergencies, such as fire damage, at a minimum. With fire season in California upon us it is important to always be updated on fire safety measures in your home. Here are some recommended steps:
-Install at least one smoke detector on every level of the home, near the bedrooms, and one in the garage.
-Test all the batteries monthly
-Clean your smoke detectors from dust and dirt to keep them working properly
Fire Escape Plan
-Establish a planned escape route for every room in the house
-Determine an outside meeting place for all family members
-Review your plans and practice a fire drill with household members twice a year
-Use fire-safe electric outlets
-replace fraying cords
-Do not overuse one plug
-Fire Resistant Plants
-BBQ grill away from the house
The safety and security of our customers is important to all of us at SERVPRO of NE Long Beach/Lakewood. By taking these preventative measures, you take steps toward avoiding fire damage and the loss and suffering it can cause. If you do find yourself affected by smoke damage, fire damage or other emergencies, we’re here to help. Call us 24/7 at 562-420-0030.