Are You Ready For a Wildfire?

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Cal Fire Helps You Get Ready, Set, and Go During a Wildfire In California and all across the west coast, wildfire season comes earlier each year. It is important for us as California residents to always be prepared for a wildfire to threaten our towns and homes. Cal Fire’s website https://www.readyforwildfire.org/ is a great resource to use to help prepare … Read More

Wildfires and COVID-19

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How COVID-19 will Affect California’s Wildfires On Wednesday May 13th, 2020 California Governor Gavin Newsom held his daily press conference with California Fire Chief Thom Porter live from the Cameron Park Fire Department in El Dorado County. During this press conference he spoke about how we are entering fire season and how due to COVID-19 this year’s wildfires will bring … Read More

How to Prepare Your Home for Wildfires

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Protect Your Property Using the Home Ignition Zone Throughout October and these first few days of November, California has been battling wildfires. And the parts of the state that haven’t been on fire have been under wildfire watch. After the town of Paradise was decimated by the Camp fire last year, many people in Northern California are more aware than … Read More

Lightning Strikes

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How Common Are Fires Started By Lightning Strikes? Warm summer rain turns into thunder and lightning storms. These storms can be beautiful and exhilarating to watch, but when lightning strikes it can  be harm people and the land that gets stuck in the storm. Lightning Strike Facts It was reported by NFPA that lightning caused an estimated annual average of … Read More

Smoking and Fire Dangers

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Protect Yourself and Your Environment from Fires Started By Smoking Material It is common knowledge that cigarettes are poisonous to people’s health and surrounding environments. Not only do cigarettes and other smoking materials increase a smoker’s risk of cancer, stroke, lung disease, and heart disease. They also increase the smoker’s risk of starting a fire and causing environmental devastation. Home … Read More

The Threat of Wildfires

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How to Prevent and Prepare Your Buildings for Wildfires Fire sprinklers and alarms are no match against wildfires. While these devices do a great job in helping notify and prevent regular building fires, the force of a wildfire is too powerful for them to stand a chance.This is why it is extremely important for people to prevent the start of … Read More