Christmas Tree Safety Tips

This Christmas season be fire smart.

Following please find some of our Christmas Tree Safety Tips:

  1. Choose a tree with fresh, geen needles that do not fall off when touched.
  2. Place tree at least three feet away from any heat source, like fireplaces, radiators, candles, heat vents, space heaters, or lights.
  3. Make sure tree is not blocking an exit.
  4. Be sure to add water daily to the tree stand.
  5. Use lights that have the label of a testing laboratory. Some lights are only for indoor or outdoor use.
  6. Replace any lights with worn or broken cords or loose bulbs.
  7. Never use lit candles to decorate the tree.
  8. Always turn off Christmas tree lights before leaving home or going to bed.