Fire can destroy anyone's home. Fires are real, not just events in the news or movies.
Most people have no idea how destructive a fire can be. Here are some facts that
everyone should know:
- Fire creates thick, black smoke that makes it difficult to see.
- Smoke is more deadly than flames. The poisonous gases in the smoke can kill you.
- Fire has intense heat. A fire can create extreme temperatures in a matter of seconds.
These temperatures can cause severe burns rendering you unconscious.
- Fire spreads rapidly. A home can be totally consumed by fire in less than five minutes.
Additional information on protecting your home from fire can be found by following the links below.