Home Heating Safety
Portable space heaters account for a large majority of home fires. Space heaters are not designed to replace conventional heating methods and are not designed to run continuously. However, space heaters can be used safely for supplemental heating if used according to manufacturer's recommendations and by following a few simple safety tips.
Portable Space Heaters
Wood Burning Stoves and Fireplaces
Wood burning stoves and fireplaces can be a very effective and safe way to heat your home. However, without proper installation and maintenance they can quickly become a home fire hazard. Follow these helpful tips to prevent wood stove and fireplace fires.
Gas-Fired Furnaces and Wall Heaters