Have gas heaters and other gas appliances checked for leaks or damage.
Check and clean air conditioners of dust that could spark a fire when turned on for the first time.
Keep space heaters at least three feet away from furniture, walls and drapes.
Never use space heaters in sleeping areas.
Clean chimneys regularly and do not burn anything in the fireplace other than firewood.
Burn candles in a sturdy holder and extinguish all flame when leaving a room or at bedtime.
Keep children and pets away from any flame or fire source.
Review and practice your family’s fire escape plan.
Have a safe and warm winter folks!