Stay Safe While Enjoying Your Fireplace

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As a source of heat used by generations upon generations of Americans, today’s fireplaces are both decorative and warming. With at least one-third of all Americans employing fireplaces or wood-burning stoves as a source of heat in the home, the danger of uncontrolled fires and injury is a reality for millions of families. Common Reasons for Fireplace Malfunction The U.S. Fire Administration reports at least 36 percent of rural home fires start because of problems with a heating device. One

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Easy-to-Keep New Year Resolutions

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New Year resolutions are easy to make but difficult to keep and usually by mid-January, we have all ‘forgotten’ most of them. Safety resolutions can often mean the difference between life and death but luckily, these are easier to keep than you think. Smoke Detectors Install smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors throughout your home; at a minimum place one on each floor of the house, covering all sleeping areas. Regardless of whether they’re battery-powered or hard-wired with a battery

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