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Firework Fire Damage Prevention: 5 Tips to Stay Safe This Labor Day

8/23/2022 (Permalink)

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The professionals at SERVPRO of North Fulton want you to avoid firework fire damage! 

Labor day is a celebration of the end of summer and the beginning of a new school year. While firework displays are a beautiful way to commemorate the day, they can quickly become a nightmare if you're not careful. 

We don't want you to hold back your celebration by any means because we know firework displays can be spectacular; we want to bring awareness that they can be dangerous when not handled correctly. Therefore, please follow the simple safety tips mentioned in this blog post to stay safe this labor day. Following the tips mentioned below, you can avoid firework fire damage and have a fun and safe labor day.

SERVPRO of North Fulton is a professional fire restoration company. We're here to help if you experience fire damage, but we would much rather prevent it from happening in the first place! 

What is firework fire damage, and how can it occur?

Firework fire damage is when fireworks cause fire damage to personal property. Firework fire damage can occur in several ways because when fireworks explode, they send out hot debris that can land on a roof or other nearby surfaces and start a fire.

Five tips for preventing fire damage from fireworks 

It's essential to be aware of these risks and take the necessary precautions to avoid fire damage. Here are some firework safety tips from the professionals at SERVPRO of North Fulton:

  1. Always have water handy when using fireworks: Water will help to extinguish a fire if one should start.
  2. Never light fireworks near your home or other buildings: It's essential to keep fireworks away from any structures that could catch fire.
  3. Ensure fireworks are pointed in a safe direction: A firework pointed in the wrong direction can cause severe injury or damage.
  4. Never try to relight a firework: If a firework doesn't light, don't try to relight it. 
  5. Safe disposal: Properly disposing of fireworks will help to prevent fire damage.

When you follow these firework safety tips, you can help prevent fire damage this Labor Day. 

What to do if firework fire damage does occur?

If you are in an unfortunate situation where firework fire damage occurs, it's essential to start by calling your local fire department. Then, once the fire is out, you should call a fire damage restoration company like SERVPRO of North Fulton to assess the damage and begin the fire damage restoration process. 

The proper team of fire restoration professionals will have the experience and expertise needed to get your home or business back to its pre-fire condition. However, be aware that fire damage can be extensive, so choosing a company with the proper equipment and resources to handle the job is essential.

Why chose SERVPRO of North Fulton for fire restoration services?

The professionals at SERVPRO of North Fulton are highly trained and experienced in fire damage restoration. We have the knowledge, equipment, and resources needed to restore your home or business to its pre-fire condition. We also have the experience necessary to work with your insurance company and ensure that your claim is filed correctly.

We understand how fire damage can be overwhelming, but with the right team on your side, the fire damage restoration process can be seamless. We will walk you through every step of the fire damage restoration process and answer any questions you may have.

Wrapping up

We hope you enjoyed this blog post and found it helpful in preventing firework fire damage. Firework fire damage is a real risk, but the risk can be prevented by following the fire safety tips: 

  1. Always have water handy when using fireworks
  2. Never light fireworks near your home or other buildings
  3. Ensure fireworks are pointed in a safe direction
  4. Never try to relight a firework
  5. Safe disposal

If fire damage does occur, we hope you'll choose SERVPRO of North Fulton for all your fire restoration needs! Contact SERVPRO of North Fulton today to learn more about our fire restoration services or to schedule an estimate.

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