Winter is Fire Season

With the weather cold and blustery, hibernation starts to feel good. But as we move inside and spend more time there, some risks move with us. The winter months are fire hazard months. Heavier indoor usage of electricity, kitchens, furnaces, space heaters, candles, fireplaces and more all increase the risk of danger from accidental fires. This is the top season for home fires, according to the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), with cooking and heating being the leading causes of residential fires in the winter.   Continue reading “Winter is Fire Season”