Kitchens are going to be busy this Thanksgiving, so it is important to practice safety precautions to ensure that festivities are not interrupted by an unwelcome fire. An unforeseen fire on Thanksgiving does not only disrupt the celebration but also results to property damage which often requires the intervention of an expert fire damage restorer. Thankfully, risks can be reduced with proper planning and precaution.
For Thanksgiving to remain safe and enjoyable, ServiceMaster by Disaster Relief discusses important safety tips to prevent common mistakes that may cause a fire to break out in the home.
How to Prevent Thanksgiving Fires
Since most Thanksgiving fires are centered around cooking, here are some tips to keep it safe on Turkey Day.
Other Fire Safety Tips
How to Use a Fire Extinguisher
Fire extinguishers can help control and stop minor fires and prevent major damages. They are fairly easy to use and most types operate using the P.A.S.S. technique:
How To Put Out a Grease Fire
Cooking fires are the top cause of home fires and injuries. Of these fires, majority begin with oil becoming too hot, boiling and eventually turning from smoke into flames. These are called grease fires, or Class K fires.
Here’s how to put out a grease fire:
Contact Us for Fire Damage Restoration Services in Clearwater, Florida
Contact ServiceMaster by Disaster Relief at (813) 295-7797 or message us to know more about our restoration services. We are here to help you through every step of the entire fire restoration process and will perform the necessary content cleaning; smoke, soot and odor removal; and fire damage repair to return your home to pre-disaster condition after an unexpected Thanksgiving fire.