Fire Prevention Week: Flammable Halloween Decorations II

By Rankin's Hardware & Building Supplies | Oct 14, 2016

Did you know? Decorations are the first thing to ignite in 900 reported home fires each year. Two of every five of these fires were started by a candle.

It is safest to use a flashlight or battery-operated candle in a jack-o-lantern. If you use a real candle, use extreme caution. It is safest to use a flashlight or battery-operated candle in a jack-o-lantern. If you use a real candle, use extreme caution.  Be sure to place lit pumpkins well away from anything that can burn and far enough out of way of trick-or-treaters, doorsteps, walkways and yards.

This week is Fire Safety Week—Look for safety tips all week here on Village Soup and on ourFacebook page. Source: National Fire Protection Association.

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