Fire is the single greatest threat to your home and family; this makes fire prevention a high priority. Here are some specific things you can do to reduce the risk of fire to your home:

bullethave your furnace checked by a qualified furnace constructor at least once a year
bulletchange the furnace filter regularly
bulletmake sure the stove in your kitchen is clean and in good condition
bulletkeep flammable items away from the stove
bulletkeep electrical appliances in good working order
bulletdonít overload electrical circuits
bullettry not to smoke in your home
bulletkeep matches and lighters away from small children
bulletinstall fire and smoke alarms

You can save on your home insurance by installing fire alarm or being a non-smoker. To learn more, check out the Discount section under Services and Products.


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