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.