‘NATIONAL PET FIRE SAFETY DAY’ PREVENTION TIPS TO KEEP PETS FROM STARTING HOME FIRES

- New Data Says Pets Start Nearly 1,000 Fires Each Year - New York – July 12, 2010 – An estimated 500,000 pets are affected annually by home fires, however, nearly 1,000 house fires each year are accidentally started by the homeowners’ pets, according to a new data analysis by the National Fire Protection Association. [...]

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Delaware firefighters land in Colorado to aid in wildland fire battles

By KIERAN NICHOLSON | knicholson@denverpost.com PUBLISHED: July 25, 2016 at 9:21 pm | UPDATED: July 25, 2016 at 9:34 pm From left, Spencer Valenti of Dover, Daryl Trotman of Milford, and Zachary Brown of Harbeson load their gear on the bus before departing on the crew’s trip to Denver to fight wildfires in the West. [...]

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Denver Fire Damage: My Home Caught Fire, Now What?

A house fire is devastating. In the moment, it is crucial you exit your home immediately for your own safety. No matter what they may be, leave all valuables behind and do not go back in to retrieve them until you have received the all clear from the fire department. No object can ever be [...]

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Denver Fire Damage: Why the Pros Should Clean the Mess

After the fire’s been extinguished and the fire trucks are gone, the homeowner is left with a smoking, sodden mess to straighten out. Unless the fire was limited to a very small area, experts recommend homeowners hire professional contractors to clean the damaged property. If contacted immediately, and assuming they have immediate access to the [...]

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Create a Family Disaster Plan to Avoid Denver Fire Damage

It is impossible to predict or gauge what the effects might be when disaster strikes. Often, your typical resources or basic comforts that you come to expect can suddenly be shut off after fire damage Denver occurs – things like water, gas, or electricity. The most practical and responsible thing to do is simply know [...]

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8 Fireplace Safety Tips to Avoid Denver Fire Damage

It’s that time of year when building a fire on a cold day sounds like the best idea: a crackling fire in the fireplace makes everything cozier. But before you throw on another log, make sure your fireplace is in good working order. According to the experts from This Old House, fireplaces and chimneys are [...]

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Tips for Dealing with Denver Smoke Damage

Dealing with a fire in your home can be a very scary, traumatizing event. Even if no one is hurt, the Denver smoke damage caused by a fire can be considerable. Cooking and electrical equipment are among the top 10 causes of house fires. It is not just large fires that cause damage. A small [...]

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How Smoke & Soot from Fire & Water Damage in Denver Affects Your Home

Once the flames have been extinguished, and the “all clear” given, stepping back into your Denver home damaged by fire and water is one of the most devastating experiences you and your family can endure. Along with the fire and smoke comes both seen and unseen damage throughout the home. Even small, isolated fires that [...]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Denver Smoke Damage

Winter comes fast in Colorado, and so does Denver smoke damage. Snow can fall as early as mid-October, and temperatures can plummet into the single digits as soon as the first week in November. Sooner than other areas of the country, it’s commonplace in the Denver area to find wood burning stoves and other classic [...]

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Top 3 Reasons to Use a Professional Fire Damage Restoration Company

Once the firefighters have left the scene, it may seem that everything is ok and the danger has passed. However, did you know that your home is susceptible to even more damage even after a fire? Without a Denver fire restoration company to clean the smoke damage, your home will never return to its pre-fire [...]

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