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Fire Safety Infographic: What You Should Know

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Space Heater Safety Tips Infographic

Did you know that space heater fires make up half of all winter home heating fires? Learn a few interesting statistics about space heater fires, and the steps you and your family can take to avoid them. Space heater safety … Continue reading

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Put a Freeze on Winter Holiday Fires

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Do You Need to Clean Your Dryer Vent?

Lint buildup in your clothes dryer vent is a fire hazard. In addition, clogged vents waste energy and can cause the heating element and blower in the dryer to wear out quicker.

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Prevent Dryer Vent Fire – Infographic

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Dryer Fires and How to Prevent Them

Many families don’t know that clothes dryers can be a leading cause of fires in the home – approximately 15,000 every year. http://www.safetyathome.com/home-safety/home-safety-articles/dryer-fires-and-how-to-prevent-them/

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Americans put their homes at risk during holidays

A new survey from Nextdoor, the free and private social network for neighborhoods, shows that more than half don’t follow common theft and fire safety precautions. http://warwickadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20121205/NEWS02/121209974

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