Fire & Water - Cleanup & Restoration

Holiday Fire Facts

11/26/2014 (Permalink)

  • More than half of home candle fires occur when something that can catch on fire is too close to the candle.
  • Having a working smoke alarm reduces one's chances of dying in a fire by nearly half.
  • One of every three home Christmas tree fires are caused by electrical problems.
  • December is the peak time of year for home candle fires.
  • Two out of every five decoration fires are started by candles.